A big one for me is badly packed boxes for items that were shipped to me. A number of times I have gotten things that were just put into an empty box, taped shut, shipped. I just got a package from Korin today that was packed very well, though.
I used to pack boxes and ship for a stained glass company when I was in High School and College. I learned how to pack the heck out of the boxes, but the stuff rarely broke! I've shipped a couple of knives and the packing material weighs more than the knives did!
I have many LOL but none related to Korin.
My head spins any time I see a reference to Swedish Steel or Swedish ore.
What the &$@% is 'virgin carbon'?
Virgin carbon steel, cold pressed (or rolled).
"All beauty that has no foundation in use, soon grows distasteful and needs continuous replacement with something new." The Shakers' saying.
If my KKF Inbox is full (or not), please contact me via Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Phrases such as "precision stamped" or the like, where they attempt to make an inferior process sound like a selling point.
Also... "never needs sharpening"
Continuously curved chef knife profiles.... W.t.f?
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