Wind gap is a smaller show, but being run by a friend of mine this year so Im rooting for him to improve the visibility and number of sellers. That show regardless is always a good time with some great sellers. C'mon out this…"
"Thanks, Bryan W. I acknowledge eastern PA is a resource I haven't reached out to, and I will consider it -- Easton? Wind Gap? others? New York custom an even bigger stretch. I view every 150 miles driven as…"
"Hmmm, maybe we could use a thread where those of us suffering from knife show envy can list what we are looking for so those that can go can scout for us? I'm a little afraid of driving 8 or 10 hours round trip just to find a lame show; I guess…"
"I'm in the same boat as Syd. Just small gun shows around where I live once or twice a year. The biggest show each year is about 3 1/2 hrs away at the Wannamacher show in Tulsa. It makes it hard for me to find time on a weekend to go, but I hear…"
"I would agree, but it does depend in the show. I attend a large gun and knife show that has enough knife sellers that the selection and conversation is usually quite good. Dan, youll need to come more east! The eastern side of PA…"
"You're correct in your assessment of the social aspect of the knife shows vs the gun shows. Gun shows, round here are much too crowded to be able to check out the few good knives that may be there.
I like the ability to be able to handle a…"
"I must say the "Gun and Knife" shows in central PA are a far cry from KNIFE shows. The entire social context is different - lot of frowns and bumping - macho displays prominent. I like gun shows a good bit - and like knife…"
"Yippee, March 12 in Pasadena, (4 1/2 hr drive on a good day), thanks Jan. Probably will try and do a gonzo turn-around day trip, (to save money on lodging so I can spend on knives). Hopefully BCCI will be there, they were last year, maybe I can fill…"
David, thank you very much for the information about my Queen fish knife. I just now discovered that you are a member if iKC. I was going to reply to your email to thank you and invite you to join iKC. But I thought that I should check first in case you already were a member and here you are!
Again thank you. I really appreciate the information.