Mine Train Railroad Spike Bottle Opener
Keychain bottle opener handmade from a mine train railroad spike.
Next to using your eye socket, the Mine Train Spike Bottle Opener is the most badarse way to open a beer. Forged by hand from a spike used on the railways of mine trains, this keychain-sized shaft of steel is designed for the sole purpose of making you look awesome while opening a beer.
After heating it to 2000 degrees Fahrenheit, the blacksmith splits the end of the spike into a bottle-popping claw and then twists the handle to create its distinctive spiral design. After a hole is punched for the included keyring, a coating of beeswax is added for protection and a stroke of color. Made in the USA.
Features & specs:
- Dimensions: 2.75" x 1.0" x 1.5"
- Made from a mine train railroad spike
- Coal-forged by hand in the US
- Protective beeswax coating
- Keyring included
Watch our Mine Train Spike Bottle Opener video
Mine Train Spike = your new bottle opener!
As many of you may recall from Six Flags, a Mine Train is an awesome old-school roller coaster.
It's also a type of train used in mines. Go figure, right? Well, said trains have tracks and said tracks require lots of spikes. Those spikes, combined with a scorching amount of heat and a hammer-wielding blacksmith, create the Mine Train Spike Bottle Opener.
Forged by hand using anvils, hammers, and other awesome tools
Every Mine Train Spike Bottle Opener is forged by hand. A skilled blacksmith heats the steel spike to 2000°F and then uses hammers, chisels, and a few specially-designed tools to turn a boring old spike into a keychain-sized beer-opening device. Pure awesome.
Protective beeswax coating
After all of the chiseling, clamping, heating, and hammering, the blacksmith adds a thin layer of beeswax for protection and a bit of color.
The pint-sized cousin of our full-size railroad spike opener
We currently offer two railway-oriented bottle openers: The keychain-size Mine Train Spike Bottle Opener and the full-size Railroad Spike Bottle Opener. They are both awesome. Therefore, you should buy both and bask in awesomeness2.
Frequently Asked Questions
Question: Which is more awesome: the Mine Train Spike Bottle Opener or the Railroad Spike Bottle Opener?
Answer: There is no answer. That's like asking, "What's 6 divided by 0?" It can't be done. They're both equally awesome. And that's why you should buy both - one for your bar at home and one for your keychain.
Question: What's it made from?
Answer: Both the Railroad Spike Bottle Opener and the Mine Train Spike Bottle Opener are fashioned from steel railway spikes.
Question: Does the blacksmith listen to Whitesnake while forging these bottle openers?
Sorry! We're sold out until July 31.
More stock arriving on July 31, 2014.
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