What "Traditional Knife" are ya totin' today?

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

  1. SVTFreak

    SVTFreak Gold Member Gold Member

    Mar 8, 2011
    Who made your improved trapper? Looks almost identical to my Mike Z one I picked up at blade. Nice.

    Still sticking with stainless until the remnants of Barry move on out and take all this rain along.
  2. Pt-Luso

    Pt-Luso Basic Member Basic Member

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

    Pt-Luso Basic Member Basic Member

    Nov 8, 2014
    Gary, this knife is terrific with this scrimshaw!;):thumbsup:
  4. Pt-Luso

    Pt-Luso Basic Member Basic Member

    Nov 8, 2014
    Today I carry "THE KNIFE", # 73 of GEC, an extraordinary knife!!!;):thumbsup:

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  5. DelOro


    Jan 17, 2016

    Indeed it is! Both those knives are AWESOME. :thumbsup::thumbsup:

    My church, shopping & dinner carry -- Have a fantastic Sunday everyone! :D

  6. Jack Black

    Jack Black Gold Member Gold Member

    Dec 2, 2005
    Thanks Dean, it was a close call! :eek: :D :thumbsup:

    Beautiful Nick, there are few things more elegant than a lovely old Sleeveboard :thumbsup:

    Nice pairing Vince ;) I miss Jose's presence here :( :thumbsup:

    These two again for me. Have a great Sunday folks :thumbsup:


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  7. Travman

    Travman Gold Member Gold Member

    Jan 26, 2016
  8. Horsewright

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

    Oct 4, 2011

    Thank you and yes sir it is, Osage Orange on a Paisano.
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  9. sXePhenomenal


    Mar 8, 2018
    Thanks it’s the Case/Bose version probably my favorite knife
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  10. Amir Fleschwund

    Amir Fleschwund Gold Member Gold Member

    Nov 29, 2008
    Before church carry- put in a few hours early roofing the barn while it’s still cool. 44FE8659-853D-4299-81F7-051DBE6CA8B3.jpeg
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  11. Half/Stop

    Half/Stop Gold Member Gold Member

    Jul 25, 2014
    Y’all have a blessed day! :)

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  12. SteveC

    SteveC Gold Member Gold Member

    Jul 13, 2017
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  13. Chris A

    Chris A Gold Member Gold Member

    Aug 5, 2012
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  14. Amir Fleschwund

    Amir Fleschwund Gold Member Gold Member

    Nov 29, 2008
    Church carry. A67E1E59-5BF2-4C9D-9B92-CDDFE7839D2D.jpeg Voos jack, and a Camillus Rimfire Classic pen.
  15. Fodderwing

    Fodderwing Gold Member Gold Member

    Jan 31, 2017
    Thank you GT.

    I always enjoy the prose in your provocative photos Gev. Soft and soothing.

    Very nice navaja con barlow Vince.

    Incredible stag on that beauty.

    Thanks JJ. That's a gorgeous pair you're sporting today!

  16. 5K Qs

    5K Qs Gold Member Gold Member

    Jul 20, 2014
    That hat is WAY older than I'd have guessed! :cool::cool::thumbsup:

    You got that right, John; thanks! :)

    Actually, I'm saving my street dancing until I get old enough. :rolleyes:
    I'm happy to be carrying the canoe! :cool::thumbsup::cool::) Lamp-black is carbon, not stainless, right? ;)

    Thanks, @Fire Beard. :) I'm something of a canoesseur, and probably have at least a couple of dozen RR canoes. Many of the canoes in this pic are Rough Riders (or closely-related Marbles and Colts):

    You're telling it like it is, Dean; thanks;):thumbsup:!

    Striking knife, Dean; I don't think I've seen another knife with those covers! :thumbsup::cool::cool:

    Thanks, Jack. :)
    Luscious pair of lambsfoots! :cool::thumbsup::cool: I get confused by your stag HHB pics, forgetting that you have TWO of them so the covers are not actually changing! :rolleyes:

    My pleasure, Rachel. :thumbsup::thumbsup::cool: Your rosewood HHB is getting some noticeable patina on both blade and bolster!

    Thanks, Harvey. :)
    Amazing shot of your Northwoods! :eek::thumbsup::thumbsup: What are the actual cover materials? It looks like crusty bread fresh from the oven! ;):cool::cool:

    Congrats on the 93! :cool::thumbsup::thumbsup: Some folks don't care for the shield placement, but I think it looks great!

    Congrats on the Churchill, Jason! :thumbsup::cool::thumbsup: The ebony Churchill is IMHO a first-class knife!

    Incredibly handsome jackknife, Josh! :cool::cool::thumbsup:

    Splendid sleeveboard with tip bolsters and terrific bone, Nick! :thumbsup::cool::cool:

    Whoa, dynamite duo! :cool::thumbsup::cool: What are the covers of the pen knife?

    Captivating congress jack! :thumbsup::thumbsup::cool:

    Vince I declare complete solidarity with everything you've stated here, and I admire both of your stag stunners! :thumbsup::thumbsup::cool:

    Goodness, that is an elite Böker!! :cool::thumbsup::thumbsup:

    :p I hear you, Scott! :thumbsup:

    You gotta get picture-enabled, sir! :eek::thumbsup::thumbsup:
    I'm sure there are plenty of "cute" Porchsters who want to see you in your Irish finery, too! :D

    What a graceful glamour shot! :thumbsup::cool::thumbsup:

    Thanks, JJ. :) That's my first folding hunter, and I'm still trying to adjust to its massiveness! :eek: I've been using it in the kitchen this week, and while it feels good using the clip blade, when the clip is closed and I use the skinner blade, it's kind of an uncomfortable grip. :(

    That's an unusual pair! :cool::cool::thumbsup:

    Sounds like you know all the angles, Del! ;):cool:
    I'd forgotten about Foghorn Leghorn! :p "That's a joke, son!" "Look at me when I'm talkin' to you, boy!" What a blowhard rooster he was. :D

    Thanks, José; I thought you might like it because you have some nice scrimshaw! ;)

    Your 73 is a wonderful knife! :thumbsup::cool::cool:

    It took me quite a while to figure out what had happened to the handle of your white sod buster! I thought at first that a dog had chewed it up! :rolleyes:

    - GT
  17. JohnDF

    JohnDF Gold Member Gold Member

    May 14, 2018
    Heading out for three days... Little fishing trip. :cool:
  18. cigarrodog

    cigarrodog Platinum Member Platinum Member

    May 18, 2014
    Thank you, GT. The covers are rams horn. It’s an older one. What a splendid collection of Canoes
  19. cigarrodog

    cigarrodog Platinum Member Platinum Member

    May 18, 2014
    Through @Jack Black and many others, I’ve caught Vintage Sheffield Cutlery-itus.

    Ibberson/Stan Shaw 1959 Stockman with all the trimmings.





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  20. r8shell

    r8shell Platinum Member Platinum Member

    Jan 16, 2010
    Pure carbon like black snow! :D
    When I was very young, and living in Phillie, the snow that piled up between the sidewalk and street would turn black from car exhaust. I would take a stick and draw lines, breaking through the crust of soot. The bright white lines exposed were striking. Reverse scrimshaw!
    I always enjoy watching patina develop, and I'm fascinated to see what the bolster will look like. They are of the same steel as the blade, but differently heat treated. Will that effect patina formation?

    Will the HHB help clean fish? Have a great time!
    Wowwee wow wow! You ain't kidding about "all the trimmings"!

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