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What "Traditional Knife" are ya totin' today?

Discussion in 'Traditional Folders and Fixed Blades' started by jackknife, Apr 8, 2008.

  1. Nature Boy

    Nature Boy Gold Member Gold Member

    Jan 15, 2016
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  2. 5K Qs

    5K Qs Gold Member Gold Member

    Jul 20, 2014
    That IS a perfect Christmas pair, Ace! ;):thumbsup:

    Handsome knife, Harry! :cool::thumbsup::thumbsup: Don't you have a cane you made with a buffalo nickel inlaid in it? That would be great to match with the knife. ;)

    Your complimentary comments are an appreciated Christmas gift, Stuart! :cool::thumbsup:;)

    Thanks, Dennis. :) I didn't think I was a fan of red covers on a knife, except for SAKs, but I certainly like the shade of red on my RR! :cool::thumbsup:

    Gödel would probably beg to differ. :rolleyes: Thanks for responding with vocabulary that my college German from over 45 years ago could comprehend (without an online translator). :thumbsup:

    I had to go online to look up the episode involving a Medusan ambassador and his blind telepathic interpreter.

    I appreciated being able to "eavesdrop" on your assessment of toothpick pattern, Stuart! :cool::thumbsup::thumbsup: I tend to favor the big 2-blade models (but not with a fish scaler as the secondary blade).

    Same to you and yours, Ken! :):thumbsup::thumbsup:

    Thanks, Paul. :)

    :D:D:thumbsup: Good episode! Didn't Bones' Southern accident get stronger the longer he was "under the influence"?

    Texas doesn't even have a REAL shape, like Italy. But look at Michigan - now THERE is a shapely state!! :D:thumbsup:;)

    What-a-Christmas-Trio, Jack! ;):thumbsup::thumbsup: They're all very wintery in color! :cool::cool:

    Couple of fine knives, and the Sword of the Spirit, Jeff - you're well-armed!! :thumbsup::cool::thumbsup:

    Bailed non-SAK this week is a Marbles "demo knife" replica:
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    Big Knife this week is a Case slimline trapper (thanks, Tom):
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    Miscellaneous Knife of the Week is a Rough Rider Barlow:
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    - GT
     
  3. jwb01

    jwb01 Gold Member Gold Member

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    Dec 6, 2016
    Thanks Alan!
     
  4. Aryan29

    Aryan29

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    May 20, 2018
    @5K Qs Thanks GT for your wonderful quotes/comments.

    Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays All.

    Christmas carry...
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  5. Prester John

    Prester John Gold Member Gold Member

    May 20, 2018
    If you say so, Gary. Can't recall the shape. Isn't it cut in half by one of them big lakes? ;)
    Anyway, betcha no one but Michiganders would recognize Michigan, but the whole world knows Texas. Not that I'm bragging. :)
    Merry Christmas, Pardner!
     
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  6. Leslie Tomville

    Leslie Tomville Gold Member Gold Member

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    Nice Christmas story here. My Brother in Law was given this Colonial Ranger Stockman in 1976 by his Grandfather. He remembers that they bought the knife at the Circle J Cafe in Talihina, Oklahoma. He knows I collect knives, so he cleaned it up and replaced the plastic scales with Tiger Wood and gave it to me as a present. I sharpened it, oiled it, and put it in my pocket. A very interesting and well built knife ready for another few decades!

    Merry Christmas everyone! I hope 2019 brings us all lots of nice knives! (Who am I kidding, of course it will. As long as our bank accounts hold out!)
     
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  7. JohnDF

    JohnDF Gold Member Gold Member

    May 14, 2018
    That was very nice of your Brother-in-Law, and a great story to go with it. Special knife.
     
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  8. paulhilborn

    paulhilborn Gold Member Gold Member

    Mar 22, 2006
    PRICELESS knife right there my friend, I find that kinda thing pretty darn special:cool::thumbsup:
     
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  9. Signalprick

    Signalprick Jason Ritchie Knifemaker / Craftsman / Service Provider Gold Member

    Apr 3, 2009
    Merry Christmas All!

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  10. Llasi

    Llasi Basic Member Basic Member

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  11. scrteened porch

    scrteened porch Basic Member Basic Member

    Feb 19, 2012
    The word order's probably wrong
    No, wait, I did that on purpose.
     
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  12. Ace Rimmer

    Ace Rimmer

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    Jul 4, 2017
    Yep, those TB swaybacks are marvelous!
     
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  13. kai76

    kai76 Gold Member Gold Member

    Jun 5, 2009
    Thank you kind sir! Yes at 3 1/8”, it disappears in the pocket. Your new Fight’n Rooster whittler is down right beautiful!!! Most of the stag covers I’ve seen on FR’s have a pronounced shoulder that’s left a little too high where the stag meets the bolsters, if you know what I mean, and I don’t really dig it but yours is perfect with the bark ramming straight into the bolsters!
     
  14. 315

    315 Gold Member Gold Member

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  15. Hickory n steel

    Hickory n steel Basic Member Basic Member

    Feb 11, 2016
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    Merry Christmas to all.
     
  16. Amir Fleschwund

    Amir Fleschwund Gold Member Gold Member

    Nov 29, 2008
    Yup, ‘n not only that, thinkin bout it does no good.:cool:
    That one will do. Clean ‘er up and have her sent to my quarters.:D
     
  17. rishma

    rishma

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    Jun 22, 2008
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  18. deltaboy

    deltaboy

    Jul 6, 2014
    Merry Christmas
     
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  19. ArchiveMoto

    ArchiveMoto Gold Member Gold Member

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    Dec 6, 2017
    Happy Christmas Folks!

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  20. kenspen

    kenspen Gold Member Gold Member

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