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PicNic at Cattaraugus

Had a wonderful few minutes eating a bite and dreaming about the factory activity that used to go on here .....ENJOY !!!

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Added by bocaj on September 13, 2017 at 21:41 — 1 Comment

My Puma has a little Brother.

I just received my  Linder Dachs Folding Knife With Partridge Wood. A little brother for my Puma.

Made in the same German town -  Solingen - as the Puma.  Seems to be the same outstanding quality.

1.4110 stainless steel blade. Hardness 58 HRC. Partridge wood handle, nickel silver bolsters. 8 cm closed.

Specifications:

Blade length: 2.36″ (6 cm)

Total length: 5.51″ (14 cm)

Blade thickness: 0.11″ (2,7 mm)

Net…

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Added by Rick Perry on September 13, 2017 at 6:30 — 4 Comments

It never ends!!

Even though I have been having some medical issues lately, my desire, (ie; addiction), to acquire new and different slipjoints continues unabated. Though I was unable to sit at the computer till recently, (had an epidural last week so I am able to sit up a little better now), I still managed to find a couple of knives that were in my opinion "must haves".

A friend in the BCCI, (Buck Collectors Club), suggested I begin looking for Camillus "clones" of the 300 Series knives…

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Added by Syd Carr on August 7, 2017 at 14:38 — No Comments

Financially strapped, looking to sell

I am currently in a bind and find it difficult to make ends meet.

Have a bunch of Benchmade auto's, a couple of Microtech auto's, a couple of M.O.D. auto's and some cheaper auto's I would consider selling.…

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Added by Jeff Bowis on July 20, 2017 at 4:33 — No Comments

Cameron Knife Company

Anybody know anything about the above company?? All I can find so far in my books are.......USA ?  1920s ?  I'd appreciate any help on that company.. 

Added by Ellis H. Roberson on July 17, 2017 at 15:35 — 3 Comments

Dodson knife

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Added by Bill on July 12, 2017 at 23:00 — 4 Comments

Sometimes luck finds you!

Stopped at the mini mart just down the street today, and when I came out I was approached by what I thought was a panhandler. However, instead of asking for spare change the guy asked if I wanted to buy a knife!? He handed me this Cold Steel Counter Point II and said, "I'll take $5 for it". I wasn't sure exactly how much this was worth being an import, but I figured $5 was a good deal nonetheless. Not one to look a gift horse in the mouth I handed him a fiver, got in my car and…

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Added by Syd Carr on July 1, 2017 at 15:10 — 5 Comments

4TH OF JULY 2017

Independence day ..........Birthday of America....We all have party's, fireworks and family reunions....But Patriotism is something we can enjoy year round...The Pictures below are not what I own....but from Google....there are many examples of how sportsman, knife peeps...do show Patriotism.....Please add your examples...and no you do not have to own them to enjoy the spirit of Patriotism......Hope you enjoy !…

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Added by Sue OldsWidow on June 29, 2017 at 12:10 — 18 Comments

Cold Steel Irish Blackhorn Walking Stick

Well, I didn't expect to find this, especially around here.

As stated in the title this is a Cold Steel Irish Blackhorn Walking Stick, (not to be confused with their Irish Blackthorn Shillelagh which has longer knobby things on the stick and sells for less). Smokey Mountain Knife Works sells these for $46.99, (when in stock), which is the reason I didn't buy one when I visited the store, the price was just a little high for me that day, (though…

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Added by Syd Carr on June 16, 2017 at 19:25 — 14 Comments

New Display Case

Found this little mirrored display case at a local antique shop, (though as usual it is NOT an antique). It can be set on a flat surface or hung on a wall. I picked this up with the intention of installing a lock and using it as a sales display for knives at a local consignment antique store. They asked me to consider selling there because they know I collect, and they claim that old knives sell well. I intended on filling it with my "extras" and the many old knives I have collected over the…

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Added by Syd Carr on June 14, 2017 at 15:16 — 4 Comments

Found a Winchester today

Found a decent little Winchester Stockman at a local antique store this week, but it's definitely not an antique. It's probably an import, but I couldn't find a matching knife at SMKW or even on Ebay, so it's origins are a mystery at the moment. There is no tang stamp or origin marks anywhere, only the blade etch and shield, (past SMKW offering?). Handle is likely "Stagalon", blades are SS and show no usage. Even though it probaly isn't from Alabama it was nice to find this locally,…

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Added by Syd Carr on June 6, 2017 at 17:50 — No Comments

My Buck collection as of May 2017

I've shown various versions of this photo elsewhere on IKC, so instead of posting in a thread again I thought I would post this here as sort of a virtual storage area for current photos of my collection, kind of an IKC version of "cloud storage".

What differs in this photo is that it also contains my "other" Bucks, including my EDC's, (#310, #312, #314), and my two #110 Folding Hunters. None of those were shown in the case in the other photos I've posted. The only Buck missing is my…

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Added by Syd Carr on May 30, 2017 at 23:26 — 3 Comments

In memorium

I found and obtained this 1988 Buck #301 Stockman in Yellow Sawcut Delrin to honor my passed stepson Joshua to commemorate his birth year. I will keep it for now, but when his 2 yr old son Roman grows up I'll make sure he gets it. I must admit that going on from here will be difficult, at times nearly impossible, but I must honor Josh's memory and keep him alive in my heart. So, I honor him as any good knife collector would do and bought this knife as something to forever remind me of…

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Added by Syd Carr on April 15, 2017 at 14:34 — 5 Comments

Buck 300 Series "Special Factory Order" Family Portrait

One of these days, after I stop spending all my disposable income on pocket knives I should buy myself a good DSLR camera. Trying to get a decent photo of pocket knives seems to elude me using the little Canon "point & shoot" that I have. Inside or outside I never seem to be able to get the light right. Oh well, inferior photo or not here is my collection of the Camillus-made Buck Special Factory Order knives made for and sold exclusively by Smoky Mountain Knife Works. In this photo are…

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Added by Syd Carr on March 11, 2017 at 14:30 — 4 Comments

Welcome.

GraciaZ to ALL for my Welcome to iKC. Trying to Find my way Around the Site.  I Just found out, that the Original (I ASSume) hat'z were SOLD OUT, so i'll Purchase the Black one that iz Available and make a Little Donation.

Again, GraciaZ to ALL,

Michael.          PS, ?Iz thiz the Correct place to Post Stuff,for ALL to see??

Added by Michael D. Mitchell on March 8, 2017 at 11:30 — No Comments

Mission accomplished!

Since completing my Buck 300 Series collection, (ie; one of each regular model made by Camillus between 1972-1986), I have been on another mission; to collect one of each model of the Buck 300 Series SFO's, (special factory orders). It has taken me over two years to complete, but today's mail delivery put the final knife in my hands. I now have at least one of each model, (still working on one of each version, a whole other mission). Below are the latest arrivals; Buck #331 Grandaddy Barlow…

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Added by Syd Carr on March 6, 2017 at 16:23 — 6 Comments

Purchased this queen knife today from a local gentleman

I have quite a few Queen knives but I'm not familiar with this one that I purchased today. The wood is exotic and the knife is marked as seen in the photos. All information would be appreciated...type of wood?, number made? When made? and reasonable fair market value?   thank you all for your help. Please address comments to my personal email address which is pithole@zoominternet.net  There is no damage or imperfections..this is reflection.…

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Added by Don Neiman on February 11, 2017 at 16:31 — 7 Comments

Why I live where I live.

A friend's photos of tonight's sunset taken close to my apartment. I have family nearby, so that is my main reason to be here, but I would want to live here even if they weren't here I think. I have to live in a tiny place with no yard or storage and live with less, have to do without certain amenities, (like eating out, etc, etc), but those views and the weather......I hate living without a shop space or storage, but if I can't have those things so be it, I can live with…

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Added by Syd Carr on January 18, 2017 at 23:42 — 4 Comments

Hello to all...

... members who welcome me as a "Newbe" in this Forum.

Thank you all for the welcome-greetings to me. Now I must see what is going on here and get my old dictionary for the

coming discussions. Please excuse me if my language knowledgement is particularly awesome. The "Solinger" will do

his best.

Yours faithfully DET

Added by Detlef Engstfeld on January 11, 2017 at 19:12 — No Comments

A Very Merry Christmas to Everyone here on iKnfe Collector!

Hope you all Have a Very Merry Christmas!…

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Added by Tim on December 23, 2016 at 10:43 — No Comments

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