Where is a good place to shop for GEC? I'm a huge fan of the Case Slimline trapper (048) pattern and am told GEC's slimline is pattern 048 as well. I've seen some great pics of the GEC slims and…Continue
"Blade centering isn't too awfully bad. The main issue I'm seeing, along with others I've been chatting with, is the lock release is VERY stiff when trying to close the blade back up. I've got a zebra wood…"
"I look at it several different ways, I enjoy the hunt for the deals, I like searching through stuff hoping to find the "buried treasure". I've never been one to spend a lot on an individual knife and keep my purchases low as…"
Some of sponsors have been with GEC from the beginning and all have been my dealer of choice at one time or another. I would certainly recommend them as fair honest and cost effective
Greg at TSA Knives
Blue Creek Cutlery
"You guys all know what I'm thinking when I see those broken tips LOL .........what a prime candidate for tip replacement! How old do you figure this knife is? I'm a fan of Barlows and Sodbusters, personally, as these knives…"
Case (48) & (07) slimline trapper and mini trapper
Married with 2 sons. I was introduced to knife collecting by my son, who was only 15 at the time, a few years ago. I quickly took a liking to the Case slimline trappers and recently got a taste for the mini trapper styles.
I enjoy looking for older knives now, pre 1980. When I'm not working I enjoy spending time with my wife and boys, 18 & 16. I like to view mountain scenery and search pawn and antique shops for the "hidden treasures".
Other interests......catching a nice large mouth bass on a top water lure.