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Mine Train Railroad Spike Bottle Opener

Keychain bottle opener handmade from a mine train railroad spike.

Mine Train Spike Bottle Opener
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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.

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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

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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.

Bottle opener made from a mine train railroad spike.
This unique bottle opener is forged by hand from the spikes of mine trains.

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.

The Mine Train Spike Bottle Opener is coal-forged by hand.
Every Mine Train Spike Bottle Opener is forged by the hands of a skilled blacksmith.

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 Mine Train Spike Bottle Opener features a protective beeswax coating.
Each Mine Train Spike Bottle Opener features a protective beeswax coating.

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.

In addition to the mini railroad spike bottle opener, Vat19 also sells a reclaimed railroad spike bottle opener.
We currently offer two railroad bottle openers: the Mine Train Bottle Opener and the Railroad Spike Bottle Opener.

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?

Answer: Yes.

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