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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. Prester John

    Prester John Gold Member Gold Member

    May 20, 2018
    It's not big at all, just over 4 inches, similar to a Case trapper, but half the weight (1.9 oz). Very lightweight. It came with a little drawstring bag, but I carry it in an A. G. Russell leather pouch in my left front pocket. Any pocket slip or pouch that would accommodate a trapper would work.
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  2. paulhilborn

    paulhilborn Gold Member Gold Member

    Mar 22, 2006
    Today's arrival:thumbsup:
  3. JJ Cahill

    JJ Cahill Basic Member Basic Member

    Jun 10, 2018
    Thanks Gev! The knife is from the Camargue region of the south of France, handmade in the small village of Bezouce. The stamp on the bolster is known as the Camargue Cross with three elements, the cross, the anchor. and the heart which represent faith, hope and charity. I find these French regional artisans are quite interesting as they all forge a bit of their provincial history into their cutlery.:)
  4. SteveC

    SteveC Gold Member Gold Member

    Jul 13, 2017
    Thanks !
    Maybe it's from root of the the branches .
  5. Marlingspike12


    May 28, 2019
    @5K Qs I usually carry a Pioneer. I bought the walnut Spartan just to try one with wooden handles but now I tend to carry it more than the Pioneer. I like it because its so light I barely notice I have a knife in my pocket.
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  6. cigarrodog

    cigarrodog Platinum Member Platinum Member

    May 18, 2014
    @5K Qs Thank you GT for the nice words, and thank you for the Stockman. On my future list, after listening to you, is acquiring a Sowbelly. Your current carry knives, as always, are a joy to look at.
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  7. JJ Cahill

    JJ Cahill Basic Member Basic Member

    Jun 10, 2018
    Thanks Dwight! Your Hartshead looks great with the stag covers! Is that a recent production knife from Sheffield?
    I agree, a cover material that has a dual sense appeal!:thumbsup:;)
    The curve of the handle keeps your hand forces in a forward direction, away from deploying the lock mechanism. It's a lighter use knife than a Buck 110, however.:eek:
    I recently acquired my first sowbelly and immediately felt how ergonomic it feels in hand, with any of the blades open; great pattern!:thumbsup::thumbsup:
    That's quite a foursome you have today! I don't recall seeing a melon tester quite like yours, very cool!:thumbsup::cool:
    Last edited: Jul 18, 2019
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  8. JJ Cahill

    JJ Cahill Basic Member Basic Member

    Jun 10, 2018
    Today's tote will be a trusty old PAL scout with a super slice'n Case Barlow.:) [​IMG]
  9. Pt-Luso

    Pt-Luso Basic Member Basic Member

    Nov 8, 2014
    Thank you very much Gary...:):thumbsup:
  10. Pt-Luso

    Pt-Luso Basic Member Basic Member

    Nov 8, 2014
    Good morning everyone, today with my A. Wright Lambsfoot stag Père David white and polished!;):thumbsup:

  11. scrteened porch

    scrteened porch Basic Member Basic Member

    Feb 19, 2012
    There are a few kilt forums out there.
  12. DelOro

    DelOro Gold Member Gold Member

    Jan 17, 2016

    Coffee brewing also wakes me up! :p
    Peaceful Thursday to everyone. :D

  13. Travman

    Travman Gold Member Gold Member

    Jan 26, 2016
  14. dc50

    dc50 Gold Member Gold Member

    Aug 14, 2006
  15. JohnDF

    JohnDF Gold Member Gold Member

    May 14, 2018
    Ready for some adventure...
  16. Amir Fleschwund

    Amir Fleschwund Gold Member Gold Member

    Nov 29, 2008
    9EB37A6D-3A41-4A6E-A591-BC7CDF101DD8.jpeg As punishment for my woodlesswednesday, I shall be forced to carry these old things today.
    Taylor’s Eye Witness Lambfoot in walnut, and Schrade Walden TL-29 in cocobolo.

    I took this pic two hours ago in between a light shower right at dawn, and a much longer and heavier one just a few minutes later.
    So glad for the rain!
  17. SteveC

    SteveC Gold Member Gold Member

    Jul 13, 2017
    Trapper and a Whittler today


  18. Pomsbz


    Jul 31, 2015
  19. Prester John

    Prester John Gold Member Gold Member

    May 20, 2018
    GEC #15 Huckleberry Boys Knife
    Thanks, Randy.
  20. Fodderwing

    Fodderwing Gold Member Gold Member

    Jan 31, 2017
    Jer I was inspired by your fine hat to post mine with today's carry. :D IMG_4142.jpeg

    It is GT. Like unto the proverbial "glove". :cool:

    @afishhunter - Very cool indeed! I hear bagpipes... :cool:

    Thanks JJ. It is part of a recent Jack Black SFO.

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