AfricaHunting.com Big Game Knife Giveaway with Random Drawing

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Ray B, my 5th Von Gruff knife is on its' way. Garry makes a tremendous working knife and is very easy to do business with. The hardest thing you'll have to do is decide which design(s) you want and what scales grasp your fancy. So far mine are equipped with either micarta, wood or buffalo horn.
 

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If I understood the drawing information, it was going to be a number picked at random and then the member that was entered that had the total message posts closest to that number would be the winner. Is that right?

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Each post in the thread has a post number at the right side of the page by the quote and reply line. That number is your entry number
 

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I am still waiting to hear from the moderators who do/have done/will do the drawing for a name and address with a sheath preference (left or right handed).

Von Gruff, I assume that DSC got in the way with travel etc.
PM Jerome and you should be able to get it done in short order.
 

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Have not had time to do this yet as I have been at DSC for the last 4 days. I anticipated this and mentioned in the giveaway that:

The winner will be announced by January 8, 2018 in this thread.

I will have the winner posted by the afternoon!
 
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Congratulations @H-Marlin your entry #259 is the winner! Be sure to claim your prize with @Von Gruff within the next (7) days from the date of the posting notice in this thread.

Make sure to let @Von Gruff know your preference for a left or right handed sheath so he can make the sheath accordingly.

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WOW! This is awesome, thank you. Not sure how the contact @Von Gruff works (actually I don't get that @ stuff at all). I am right handed. Let me know if I need to contact a different way or what else I need to do.
 

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The PM system on AH is called Conversations.

If you go to your Inbox at https://www.africahunting.com/conversations/ you will find your messages there. If you want to start a conversation, go to your Inbox at https://www.africahunting.com/conversations/ and click on the button that says Start a New Conversation or go to the following link: https://www.africahunting.com/conversations/add.

Also by clicking on a member's avatar, a window will open up giving you the ability to click on a link called Start a Conversation to send a message to that member.
 

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Congratulations @H-Marlin Have recieved and replied to your PM so will have your knife away to you early next week.
Thanks to all who have entered the competition and to Jerome for facilitating the drawing.
 

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Congratulations @H-Marlin, damn it.
Awesome knife, hope you get years of enjoyment out of it.
 

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I was so close, only 222 off. :ROFLMAO:
Thanks for the fun.

Congratulations H-Marlin
 

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Congratulations! I hope you get lots of enjoyment using such a beautiful knife!
 

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Whew!! That's a relief. I was afraid that I'd place an order to purchase a vongruff knife and then win this one- that would cause me to feel real bad. so now I can proceed with ordering a knife with a clear conscience. Congratulations to H Marlin!!
 

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Congrats! Im officially jealous. Thats one beauty of a knife!
 

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Thanks for posting this great giveaway and congrats to the winner!!!
 

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A first with this knife is the authenticity note which will be included with all future knives
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Garry, I like your idea of including a Certificate of Authenticity. It is something that can be passed on to future users whether within the original owners family or not.
 
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