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i need help id the manufacture of this knife so i can investigate the value & history please

Discussion in 'General Knife Discussion' started by Richard Lacondrata, Mar 21, 2019.

  1. Richard Lacondrata

    Richard Lacondrata

    4
    Mar 21, 2019
  2. Mo2

    Mo2

    Apr 8, 2016
    First thing... Always read the rules of a new forum you join...
    https://www.bladeforums.com/threads/new-members-please-read-this-what-is-my-knife-worth.904093/

    We cannot give you the value per the rules.

    As for who makes it I dunno

    It looks like a very inexpensive pakistan made knife. I assume it's pot metal and you can see large inclusions in the faux damascus... If im wrong so be it. I don't have a trained eye on old fixed blades.

    While we can't give out value.. If it is indeed a pakistan made knife its not worth anything imho.
     
  3. marcinek

    marcinek

    Jan 9, 2007
  4. Richard Lacondrata

    Richard Lacondrata

    4
    Mar 21, 2019
    Thanks I know what I asked and stayed between the guidelines. Thanks for backing me up marcinek
     
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  5. Richard Lacondrata

    Richard Lacondrata

    4
    Mar 21, 2019
    Thanks for the honest opinion. Maybe someone on this page can confirm your opinion or answer my question on manufacture or make of this knife. And yes like the other guy stated I never asked for the value. Please reread my post. Thank you
     
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  6. justjed

    justjed

    543
    Oct 23, 2010
    I don't recognize the maker's mark, but it almost looks familiar. The overall style of the knife is similar to several makers from the mid-south in the 70s and 80s. The knife appears to be well used and cared-for, so I am guessing not pot-metal. I thought it might be a Diamond J, but his mark is different. Good luck in your search...
     
  7. Mo2

    Mo2

    Apr 8, 2016
    Your right. I read it wrong. I'm sorry

    [​IMG]
     
    Last edited: Mar 21, 2019
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  8. Jason Puckett

    Jason Puckett Gold Member Gold Member

    172
    Feb 14, 2019
    You might try at the bladesmith's forums, I know they have a thread specifically for maker's marks (no, not the whiskey, you drunkards). I'd post a link but I'm unsure as to the rules about posting links to different forums here.
     
  9. Malloy

    Malloy

    6
    Aug 22, 2018
    • Warning issued for insults
    He never asked for a value. He asked if anyone knew who made it so that he can research it himself. Perhaps you should read questions before rambling like an idiot about rules. Better yet if you don't know the answer to the question simply keep your mouth shut. I'm sure you wasted his time and everyone's time who had to see if you answered his question before they provided a answer.

    IMHO
     
  10. Mo2

    Mo2

    Apr 8, 2016
    I already replied I was wrong and sorry. No need to shit on it more son. You read just as bad as I do.
     
  11. Malloy

    Malloy

    6
    Aug 22, 2018
    Only one I've ever seen using a mark like that is diamond j knives. Found this email address for them...

    [email protected]
     
  12. Malloy

    Malloy

    6
    Aug 22, 2018
    No I definitely read better than your goofy ass. You obviously need plenty of people to remind you to keep your mouth shut. Anything else you want to say there princess?
     
  13. Duper

    Duper Gold Member Gold Member

    570
    Feb 5, 2016
    6 posts on the site and already teaching everyone manners. Very impressive. Perhaps you could be moved right to a moderators position. All caps too boot so we know you must be serious.


    ,,,Mike in Canada
     
  14. PirateSeulb

    PirateSeulb

    Jun 6, 2017
    Just a note I could only find one knife by Diamond J Knives and it was a different mark but maybe it changed at some point to or from what OP has shown also found a thread on here about that maker and it looks like that maker was banned from these forums.
     
  15. Lapedog

    Lapedog Gold Member Gold Member

    Dec 7, 2016
    Guy chill,

    All he did was jump the gun abit trying to protect the forum’s rules. It’s not worth turning the thread into a flame war.

    He apologized; no need to rub it in.
     
  16. PirateSeulb

    PirateSeulb

    Jun 6, 2017
    @Lapedog consider it is coming from a user who has been here for ~6 months with half his post in this thread.
     
  17. Lapedog

    Lapedog Gold Member Gold Member

    Dec 7, 2016
    I know. I’m not trying to belittle or insult him either. I don’t even know him.
     
  18. Fanglekai

    Fanglekai

    Jan 7, 2007
    I have a Diamond J knife from before they were banned, and the mark isn't the same. Its shape is like a playing card diamond rather than a gemstone diamond.
     
  19. knarfeng

    knarfeng senex morosus moderator Staff Member Super Mod Moderator

    Jul 30, 2006
    One warning with points for insults.
    Another post warranted a second warning, but, new member. We'll see if he can get a handle on his temper and tongue.
     
  20. CdnMitch

    CdnMitch Gold Member Gold Member

    112
    Jan 12, 2019
    Why can't we be friends...and all just get along
     
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