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Old 01-01-2013, 04:59 PM   #1
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So,who has the coolest or most unusual bottle opener out there?



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Old 01-01-2013, 05:06 PM   #2
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When I'm not using my wedding ring to open them (and getting the eyeroll from SWMBO...I get a big kick out of that), I like these two.

One is a 1970s Michelob opener from a flea market...the other a gift from an Australian trip by my dad



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Old 01-01-2013, 05:07 PM   #3
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bottle opener? I just give a stern look in the direction of what ever I want opened, and it just opens in fear. other than that, I have the Lagerhead B&T turtle and a Leinenkugel's bottle opener that used to be my great grandpa's. my grandpa gave it to me when I was in the 4th grade. he knew who the beer drinker was gonna be.

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Well just a normal opener.

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Mine

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Got this one in my stocking last year at Christmas. Have dearly loved it.

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As a groomsman gift for my buddy's wedding, he found a blacksmith that turned old railroad spikes into bottle openers, and then had our last name stamped on it.

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Found at a estate sale for $ 1.50

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I don't own one of these, but I want to:



You can buy them here.



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