What "Traditional Knife" are ya totin' today?

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

  1. Chui

    Chui Gold Member Gold Member

    Jul 10, 2012
  2. Will Power

    Will Power

    Jan 18, 2007
    What a drag for Christmas season :( hoping you get fit&well soon Lance :thumbsup:

    Regards, Will
     
  3. Will Power

    Will Power

    Jan 18, 2007
    Two Great Straights;) But I'm opting for the CASE today.

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  4. Travman

    Travman Gold Member Gold Member

    Jan 26, 2016
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  5. scrteened porch

    scrteened porch Basic Member Basic Member

    Feb 19, 2012
    Might need a lawn tractor.
    They will find and send you some shields, but then you have to put them in straight by yourself. They recommend superglue. Epoxy is probably better, but it's messier, and if you have fine motor challenges...
    Predicted high of 55 here today! Down to 40 on Sunday.
     
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  6. SnailOffTheTrail

    SnailOffTheTrail

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    Aug 25, 2018
    Reading the news on the net about Venice being flooded once again, when on the first photograph I spot something familiar... What a coincidence that I am toting Charlie's ancient barlow today! @waynorth
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  7. SnailOffTheTrail

    SnailOffTheTrail

    258
    Aug 25, 2018
    Hmm, that Case is what I am going to find under the christmas tree tomorrow. Beautifully made, spring flush in all 3 positions and gorgeous jigging.
    Yes, I have been a naughty boy, checking out the presents in advance.;)
     
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  8. chuck4570

    chuck4570 Basic Member Basic Member

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    Aug 21, 2010
    Today’s pair
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  9. JB in LV

    JB in LV Gold Member Gold Member

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    May 20, 2016
    This one is actually for the dogs, so I’m reluctant to put it under the tree early. They will do well this year.

    And I’ll have the Shuffler with me to help out.

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  10. scrteened porch

    scrteened porch Basic Member Basic Member

    Feb 19, 2012
    I was in Venice in 1967, and we saw the waterlines from the previous year's flood, which I believe was the record until this year. Before we left they had put up those sawhorse boardwalks. It was kind of exciting to see such high water where it should have been dry, but kind of rough on the buildings and the residents.
    I can't find my gondola shaped knife, so this will have to do.
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    I'm not actually carrying the Sino-Venetian choo-choo.
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  11. Jack Black

    Jack Black Gold Member Gold Member

    Dec 2, 2005
    Blimey, how'd I get so far behind with this thread, I only posted yesterday?! :eek: :rolleyes:

    Very nice John :thumbsup:

    Beautiful gents :cool: :thumbsup:

    Thank you Vince :) :thumbsup:

    Great stuff :) :thumbsup:

    SolstiSaturnaliaChristmaKahTide? :D :thumbsup:

    A fine-looking pair Stuart :) :thumbsup:

    Thanks pal, really pleased with it :) :thumbsup:

    Thank you Harvey :) :thumbsup:

    Terrific Trio Harvey, and a fab pic :cool: :thumbsup:

    I'm smiling too Stuart :) Thanks again my friend :) I noticed that about the candies! :D They are very moreish, I had to put the bag in my coat pocket in the hall yesterday, to stop me eating them all! :D :thumbsup:

    It might be old age Jeff! :eek: I noticed I had made two payments this time last year, but I must have bought a membership for someone else rather than myself! :D Thanks again to Shawn @Wuurwulf for his generosity, and for saving me a day messing around with my Google and BF settings :rolleyes: :thumbsup:

    Great pics Jeff :) :thumbsup:

    Fab photos of that fine threesome Dean :cool: :thumbsup:

    Seems to have been raining a lot all over the northern hemisphere this year o_O Nice to see that one Ron :thumbsup:

    Thanks a lot JJ, the Primble and the candy were a thoughtful gift from Stuart @Duckdog :) :thumbsup:

    Love that match safe JJ, it's the ideal partner for your Remington Scout :) :thumbsup:

    Hope everyone's week is off to a good start, and that you're all in a holiday mood :) Thought I'd carry these two again today :) :thumbsup:

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  12. TheChunk91

    TheChunk91 Gold Member Gold Member

    Aug 15, 2013
    It's a wonderful chilly and foggy morning, I've got some cozy new wool socks and still toting this superb knife. Hope you all have a good 'un today.

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  13. The Fort

    The Fort Gold Member Gold Member

    Aug 11, 2012
    Thanks, Will!
     
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  14. JohnDF

    JohnDF Gold Member Gold Member

    May 14, 2018
    Hope you heal up quickly.

    Thank you, Jack.
     
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  15. JohnDF

    JohnDF Gold Member Gold Member

    May 14, 2018
    Going to watch Star Wars and do a little last-minute shopping...
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  16. Buzzbait

    Buzzbait Gold Member Gold Member

    Feb 25, 2001
    Great scout!!! You and I are of similar mind today. My RS3333 is one of my two favorite camp knives. An absolute work of art in every way. I'll be carrying it for the rest of the week, with Christmas quickly approaching. It's the sort of knife that every young boy once dreamt of getting as a Christmas present, after thumbing thorough the ads in Boys' Life magazine for the thousanth time.

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  17. Prester John

    Prester John Gold Member Gold Member

    May 20, 2018
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    The main one today. Been anticipating this one most of the year. Not disappointed. Exceeds expectations. Quite extraordinary, actually.
     
  18. Peregrin

    Peregrin Traditional Forum Moderator Moderator Gold Member

    Sep 2, 2004
    My task today is to wrap some gifts, and make a run to the market for a rib roast for Christmas Day. Be safe! It's crazy out there!:D
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  19. Knifenorway

    Knifenorway

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    Apr 24, 2015
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    Rough rider moose knife. Merry Christmas. :)
     
  20. r8shell

    r8shell Platinum Member Platinum Member

    Jan 16, 2010
    I like the way epoxy gives you more time to adjust the shield before it sets. Hate superglue. It can get brittle with age, and I have to wear latex gloves that I can slip out of when I glue my hand to the table. :eek:
    I read somewhere that they were trying to calculate how much and at what rate Venice has sunk. They couldn't find written records going back very far, and someone had the brilliant idea of going to the museums to look at the water level depicted in the old paintings. :cool::thumbsup:
    And Festivus, of course!

    Today I've got the new Forum knife and this ole butter & molasses.
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