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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. Will Power

    Will Power

    Jan 18, 2007
    Thanks very much :thumbsup: I've had a CASE Swayback Jack in Chestnut cv and a Bermuda Green one in stainless , both I gave away so I'm used to the pattern. I also have a creme brûlée Damascus Gent still. I really wanted this single blade in Chestnut cv and it has exceeded expectations in terms of F&F, just outstanding. The size/proportion is spot on, despite being compact it does not have the toy or fiddly feel some small knives can exude;) A wonderful addition, can't say more!:D
    dc50, JB in SC, PaulS. and 4 others like this.
  2. peanutsxx

    peanutsxx Gold Member Gold Member

    Dec 5, 2017
    jwb01, dc50, GE Jr and 27 others like this.
  3. Leslie Tomville

    Leslie Tomville Gold Member Gold Member

    Dec 19, 2016
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    Anyone know how to date these?
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  4. Gevonovich

    Gevonovich Gold Member Gold Member

    Jan 17, 2011
    Thank you, my friend !
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  5. Half/Stop

    Half/Stop Gold Member Gold Member

    Jul 25, 2014
    Thanks again Stuart! :) It’s nice to know those sad, pleading eyes work on someone! ;) :p

    Thanks Gev! :)

    Thanks Gary! :) Be careful shoveling all that snow my friend! I know your in great shape from Totin all those knives everyday, but they say that shoveling snow can be an extreme cardio workout! :D
    btb01 and Gevonovich like this.
  6. JohnDF

    JohnDF Gold Member Gold Member

    May 14, 2018
    Welcome to the madness. Beautiful knife.

    Wow, that's a beauty, Jack.
    Jack Black likes this.
  7. ty_higg

    ty_higg KnifeMaker / Craftsman / Service Provider Knifemaker / Craftsman / Service Provider

    Dec 16, 2011
    Thank you now I have to track down a #43 Oregon trapper for a decent price in the coming weeks!
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  8. kai76

    kai76 Gold Member Gold Member

    Jun 5, 2009
    I get sad and pleading eyes too when I look at your knives:rolleyes:

    A Boker for me today.
  9. Ernie1980

    Ernie1980 Gold Member Gold Member

    Apr 19, 2012
    I am carrying an aluminum handled advertising knife again today- but one made by Ulster this time.
    JJ Cahill, dc50, Whetstone39 and 20 others like this.
  10. Duckdog

    Duckdog Gold Member Gold Member

    Jul 26, 2012
    A terrific trio today, Dylan.

    A good knife made into a great knife. Congrats, Dwight, that @glennbad is one bad dude.

    Thanks, Jack, for the kind words and for the soothing picture of that lovely knife.

    Joni Mitchell would be pleased (or should be) with your clever rendering, GT

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    All of those totes are nice, but this one caught my eye.

    No, but I know how to admire them. Fine old Dog Head, Leslie.

    You are very kind, Nick (and transparent). That Böker is bonkers, bud.

    - Stuart

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  11. Grateful

    Grateful Basic Member Basic Member

    Oct 5, 2002
    Woo Wee! What a beauty! Love the shape of that blade.
  12. scrteened porch

    scrteened porch Basic Member Basic Member

    Feb 19, 2012
    Kutmaster and Ulster
    JJ Cahill, kenspen, dc50 and 23 others like this.
  13. kai76

    kai76 Gold Member Gold Member

    Jun 5, 2009
    Oops ha! Thanks Stuart!
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  14. TLARbb

    TLARbb Gold Member Gold Member

    Jan 24, 2010
    The bottom one in this pic - "My Precious" with a littermate...


    Ed J
  15. RDaneel

    RDaneel Gold Member Gold Member

    Apr 23, 2000
    Thanks, Jack! For not knowing what you put in your pocket, you picked a great one. :thumbsup:

    Thank you, Gary! You've a fine quintet of cutlery today. My two favorites are the Alox Classic and the Case Canoe with the Canoe etch on the blade. :thumbsup:
  16. Fodderwing

    Fodderwing Gold Member Gold Member

    Jan 31, 2017
    Thank you sir.

    Well said Stuart.
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  17. Gary W. Graley

    Gary W. Graley “Imagination is more important than knowledge" Knifemaker / Craftsman / Service Provider

    Mar 2, 1999
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  18. Spaten


    Dec 27, 2015
    I haven’t been online in quite awhile, but now I have a few days off due to the brutal midwestern cold. I have a lot of catching up to do. I’ve got last year’s forum knife with me today.
    JJ Cahill, kenspen, jwb01 and 25 others like this.
  19. Nature Boy

    Nature Boy Gold Member Gold Member

    Jan 15, 2016
  20. Prester John

    Prester John Gold Member Gold Member

    May 20, 2018
    For Thursday, I think I will go with two of my favorites: stag knives from centuries' old cutlery centers from two of the greatest nations the world has ever known.

    From Sheffield, England, a Sambar stag lambsfoot from A. Wright & Son, via @Jack Black:

    And from Albacete, Spain, a classic folding knife with polished stag from @ArtesaniaHerreros:

    Both were handmade by skilled artisans, and are a joy to handle.
    JJ Cahill, RayseM, kenspen and 22 others like this.

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