Recently got my first two SFO Buck knives.1st is a SK Blades "Lil' Jack" 112. This is also my first 112. :)D2 Flat Ground blade, Nickle Silver Bolsters, Teak covers.A couple days ago, my SK Blades…Continue
"Personally, I'd choose a RR over a Case.
1) More Patterns.
2) The Case may be "prettier" and have a higher polish, but that just makes them a fingerprint and smudge magnet.
3) From my limited experience with Case, my Rough Riders hold…"
"Camillus, Schrade/Imperial and Colonial were the "big boys" for contract knives back in the day.
If it does NOT have Swendon Key construction you can eliminate Schrade from the list of suspects.
If it HAS the Swendon Key construction then…"
Recently got my first two SFO Buck knives.1st is a SK Blades "Lil' Jack" 112. This is also my first 112. :)D2 Flat Ground blade, Nickle Silver Bolsters, Teak covers.A couple days ago, my SK Blades 110LT "Smoke Jumper" arrived.Red FRN handle, and a CPM-154 blade.At 3.4 ounces, it is going to take me a wee bit of time to get used to how heavy it is, compared to the regular brass and wood 110.I've been carrying the "Smoke Jumper" since it came in.I must admit I am impressed. The blade locks up…See More
"!!! . Nice resources you posted , Jan. They are now "Bookmarked" on my computer .. Thank You . !!!.Steve .. if you might note the command bar along the top of "comment / reply" boxes .. the second icon from the left. It is a…"
"I wish I could post a picture of it.
If it helps, the bolsters, liners, and back springs are all steel, and have a patina.
The blades are carbon steel. Tgere are no tank stamps on the secondary pen blade.
I believe the covers are saw cut Delrin (or…"
I was gifted an Ulster Barlow.The tang stamp on the mark side is two lines:"ULSTERKNIFE USA"The pile side of the main has a "10" tang stamp. I presume the "10" is the pattern number.I have been told the Ulster over Knife USA stamp is post 1941.I would like to narrow down the age a bit more.As you may know, there is not a lot out in web-space on Ulster Tang Stamps.Does anyone know what years Ulster used this tang stamp?Thanks in advance.See More
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