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Need better pics to be sure, but first impression is tourist version.
Listen to Bill, he does this all the time and is very good at it.
Looks like you will have to replace the backstrap(the metal part that is broke) If you are handy you can make one, won't be trivial as it will...
Can somebody add the pictures for future reference?
Are there any differences between the Edge Pro Apex and Professional besides price and angles?
either place works
What ever you call it. it is pretty nice. Like the darker on better.
Fully agree with these recommendations. Del Tin and Windlass make decent quality blades. They tend a bit to the heavier side but decent. If you...
THAT would be very cool. I would love to see what it looks like in the hand.
That second pic looks like a hada in the blade? How did you do that?
Good to know. That changes everything. No need to worry about damaging an antique. You have a working knife. I would use wd40 or something similar...
That's a wise way to proceed. First figure what you want to be able to do with it. Then read up on what can do that. To get you started if you...
Agreed. Pattern would be somekind of etching, not real pattern weld. Method to create it would most likely be stock removal. Heat treat?; who...
Is this an antique or newly made?
Yes it can, it was popular with the cutting championship contenders. Gives a good solid no slip grip.
Nice, made it into the current issue of Blade magazine.
For a working knife I would use rubber horse matting, preferably used matting. It would be more dense that way.