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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. Boxer .45

    Boxer .45

    Jan 11, 2015
    Please don't take this the wrong way, but those covers remind me of my childhood, but in a good way. Maybe the old children's books and movies from the 70's, 80's, or something? Anyway, I like it. Very nostalgic for me just looking at it.
     
  2. 0lds

    0lds Basic Member Basic Member

    13
    May 17, 2019
    Thank you! Looking forward to continuing to share and learn.
     
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  3. JohnDF

    JohnDF Gold Member Gold Member

    May 14, 2018
    Thanks, GT. They are very similar, aren't they?
     
  4. Mayonardo

    Mayonardo Gold Member Gold Member

    345
    Oct 28, 2010
    This one seems to mostly end up in my pocket. The build quality of this knife is superb and I have use for all of the blades. Besides, I can carry a unique piece of abstract art around with me too.
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  5. cigarrodog

    cigarrodog Platinum Member Platinum Member

    May 18, 2014
    Climb aboard Nick.:) Beautiful Empire you got there.:thumbsup:
     
  6. JJ Cahill

    JJ Cahill Basic Member Basic Member

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    Jun 10, 2018
    Thanks Gev, sounds like a great idea!!! Fantastic image of of your wonderful HSB jack; very cool covers!:cool::thumbsup::thumbsup:
    Great load out for you father/son expedition; the abalone covers on your Parker are outstanding!;):thumbsup::thumbsup:
    Thanks Harvey!!! That was certainly a hard choice with your alluring threesome of Sheffield lovelies!:D:thumbsup::thumbsup:
    I'm in total agreement as those three would convince anyone; fantastic covers and photography!:thumbsup::thumbsup:;)
    Thanks Gary; Cattarraugus responded to a questionnaire they gave the Boy Scouts in the late 1920s and designed the Whitt-L-Kraft around the results, pretty cool!:cool::thumbsup::thumbsup:
    Great to see your wonderful Quartet playing some fine visual music!:D:thumbsup::thumbsup:
     
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  7. JJ Cahill

    JJ Cahill Basic Member Basic Member

    297
    Jun 10, 2018
    Based on my fairly limited knowledge many of the Robeson bolsters seemed a bit rounder and slightly more sleek. It showed up more often on their post WWII Barlows and their other premium knives of that era, like these 2 (if that makes sense:))
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    Btw, another beauty today; Empire was an outstanding company!:thumbsup::thumbsup:;)
     
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  8. cigarrodog

    cigarrodog Platinum Member Platinum Member

    May 18, 2014
    Thank you JJ. The Robsons are both so nice, it’s hard to say which I like more.
     
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  9. kai76

    kai76 Gold Member Gold Member

    Jun 5, 2009
    Awesome Harvey! Does that time machine go back in time though??;)

    @JJ Cahill Thanks and thanks for the info too JJ. Nice pair of Robeson’s!!
     
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  10. HFinn

    HFinn

    Sep 6, 2012
    Just bought this Boker with ebony handle from a sale.

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  11. Will Power

    Will Power

    Jan 18, 2007
    Same again

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  12. JJ Cahill

    JJ Cahill Basic Member Basic Member

    297
    Jun 10, 2018
    Thank Harvey and Nick!!! Btw Harvey, count me in on the next "Time Machine" adventure with you and Nick!:D:thumbsup::thumbsup:

    The last 2 days I've been admiring Harry's (@Old Engineer) choices and realized I have half of that equation; my totes for Monday are the GEC 78 and a late 50s Imperial BSA.:)
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  13. Jack Black

    Jack Black Gold Member Gold Member

    Dec 2, 2005
    Nice Dutch Army Knife :thumbsup:

    Thank you Harvey, that's a wonderful line-up there :) :thumbsup:

    Thank you for the kind words Gary :) Yes, I imagine so! :D It is always great to see your hardy perennials ;) :thumbsup:

    I used to love that film as a kid :) :thumbsup:

    Morning folks, and a very Happy Birthday to our friend Charlie @waynorth ! :) Have a great day Charlie, and many happy returns :thumbsup: I'm carrying two of the many knives Charlie has gifted me, my alpha and omega ;) :thumbsup:

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  14. Pt-Luso

    Pt-Luso Basic Member Basic Member

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

    Pt-Luso Basic Member Basic Member

    Nov 8, 2014
    Today with this little Robert Klaas - Solingen.;):thumbsup:

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  16. Ripcord 82

    Ripcord 82

    492
    Feb 15, 2019
    I think I'll take my Appaloosa away from my two Quarter Horses and tote that around today. This #81 is a nice knife,to nice, because I have second thoughts of using it.
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  17. Half/Stop

    Half/Stop Gold Member Gold Member

    Jul 25, 2014
    Beautiful Robesons JJ! :thumbsup: :)

    JJ you continue to set the bar on your daily posts my friend! :thumbsup: :cool:

    Good morning Jack! Two classics from our friend Charlie! :thumbsup: :cool:

    Pam and I wish you a Happy Birthday Charlie @waynorth! It’s a pleasure to know you sir and we wish you all the best. I’m carrying two of my favorites from you today. An Ebony TC from 2014 and my new Ebony Waynorth Lambsfoot. :thumbsup: :D

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  18. DelOro

    DelOro Gold Member Gold Member

    Jan 17, 2016
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    Happy Monday Everyone! :D:D

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  19. Old Engineer

    Old Engineer Gold Member Gold Member

    Nov 30, 2014
    After careful consideration of some of my choices
    I will carry these today
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    Harry
     
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  20. JohnDF

    JohnDF Gold Member Gold Member

    May 14, 2018
    Happy Monday Morning :)
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