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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. Jambon

    Jambon Basic Member Basic Member

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    Dec 1, 2017
    That is mesmerizing.
     
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  2. Amir Fleschwund

    Amir Fleschwund Gold Member Gold Member

    Nov 29, 2008
    Shaping up to be a mighty fine day. Have a Friday to remember. F1F3CACF-5097-474B-9E07-B9F4F9F96893.jpeg AB5B0D40-09E2-4117-AB33-33810208409B.jpeg FCA0947D-3881-4824-8493-8921524ABE64.jpeg Kabar swayback jack~a super heavy duty fistful,
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  3. Fodderwing

    Fodderwing Gold Member Gold Member

    Jan 31, 2017
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  4. dc50

    dc50 Gold Member Gold Member

    Aug 14, 2006
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  5. Half/Stop

    Half/Stop Gold Member Gold Member

    Jul 25, 2014
    Sambar and Ebony, life is good! :thumbsup::)

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  6. JohnDF

    JohnDF Gold Member Gold Member

    May 14, 2018
    Going with the Sodbuster Jr. again today.
    I wish I'd tried this pattern earlier, it really speaks to me as a good "user" knife. I might have to invest in a prettier model some day.
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  7. Horsewright

    Horsewright KnifeMaker / Craftsman / Service Provider Knifemaker / Craftsman / Service Provider

    Oct 4, 2011
    Toting these up to a show today. Maybe sell a couple:

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  8. Prester John

    Prester John Gold Member Gold Member

    May 20, 2018
    Sambar & bone. Carbon and stainless.
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  9. Ripcord 82

    Ripcord 82

    171
    Feb 15, 2019
    I am awaiting a Case Sod Buster with the yellow cover for the wife. She might as well cut hay bale twine in style. Who knows, if I like it, I might get one for me.
     
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  10. JohnDF

    JohnDF Gold Member Gold Member

    May 14, 2018
    That's my test for any good pocket knife... bale twine and feed bags. :D
     
  11. Buzzbait

    Buzzbait Gold Member Gold Member

    Feb 25, 2001
    Just for you, I'm carrying a beautiful old Camillus scout today. This one is a bit of a mystery, as it has bone covers and the backside of the main blade's tang is stamped with a 99. As far back as any records I've seen, the Camillus 99 camp knife was never produced with bone covers, and I don't think it was ever produced with this style of can opener either.

    But the year this knife was produced is probably very close to or earlier than the oldest published Camillus catalog, right near the end of WW2, so it's kind of hard to say. I'm thinking that this may have been an early prototype or from a small initial run of the 99. At least that's what my romantic heart wants to think. But the real details have been lost to time.

    Either way, it's a beautiful knife. The worn covers are drop-dead gorgeous to my eyes. Fit and finish is outstanding. Main blade is extremely full. Brass liners just add to the charm of this wonderful vintage knife.

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  12. Peregrin

    Peregrin Traditional Forum Moderator Moderator Gold Member

    Sep 2, 2004
    TGIF! Have a great weekend!
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  13. RDaneel

    RDaneel Gold Member Gold Member

    Apr 23, 2000
    Thank you, Jack! I took that photo at a local park called Pickerington Ponds which, oddly enough, has a lot of scenic ponds. Unfortunately, it also has a lot of annoying mosquitos. :)

    Lovely Lambsfoot knives today! :thumbsup::thumbsup:
     
  14. RDaneel

    RDaneel Gold Member Gold Member

    Apr 23, 2000
    Carrying one of Swayback Jacks today.

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  15. Ripcord 82

    Ripcord 82

    171
    Feb 15, 2019
    Yep, me too, life is good!
     
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  16. Prester John

    Prester John Gold Member Gold Member

    May 20, 2018
    Go for the big one, John!
     
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  17. cigarrodog

    cigarrodog Platinum Member Platinum Member

    May 18, 2014
    Thank you kindly.

    @Jack Black Nothing but nice, is your image of goodies, Jack.

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  18. JohnDF

    JohnDF Gold Member Gold Member

    May 14, 2018
    Big one is on the list too. :D
     
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  19. 315

    315 Gold Member Gold Member

    Dec 2, 2017
  20. SteveC

    SteveC

    Jul 13, 2017

    Lovely bone on that one !
     
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