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A home for those who love the springblade knives, including American, Italian, German, English and others.

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Latest Activity: Nov 28, 2018

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Minty Case

Started by Alex K.. Last reply by Alex K. May 24, 2018. 3 Replies

Knife show finds

Started by Alex K. May 19, 2018. 0 Replies

3-3/4" Schrade Cut Co.

Started by Alex K.. Last reply by Alex K. Mar 2, 2018. 4 Replies

Newly discovered Pressbutton Guardian

Started by Alex K.. Last reply by Alex K. Feb 5, 2018. 2 Replies

Walt's flatguard stilettos

Started by Jerrod Leffler. Last reply by Jerrod Leffler Oct 8, 2017. 3 Replies

Case Printers Blocks

Started by Alex K.. Last reply by Jan Carter Jun 12, 2017. 1 Reply

Double Push Button Knives

Started by Jim Maddox. Last reply by Alex K. Sep 23, 2016. 1 Reply

RARE Press Button Knife Co Podiatrist's switchblade!

Started by Mark Erickson. Last reply by Dennis J. Coroniti Aug 23, 2016. 8 Replies

Schrade Walden MIL-K-10043

Started by Dennis Hibar. Last reply by Dennis Hibar Jul 5, 2016. 4 Replies

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Comment by Alex K. on November 28, 2018 at 12:40

More vintage switchblades for sale have been added to my store. Click the link below. 

Allegheny Mountain Knives

Comment by Alex K. on September 18, 2018 at 12:03

Just added a bunch of vintage switchblades with more to come to my store. Feel free to check it out.

https://www.allaboutpocketknives.com/knfcollector

Comment by Jerrod Leffler on October 7, 2017 at 22:10

Anyone familiar with the Walt's flatguard stilettos?  I'm looking for some to add to my collection.

Comment by Jan Carter on October 4, 2016 at 18:38
Comment by D ale on April 14, 2016 at 16:24

Nic link, Jan

 http://thebladeblog-ulf.blogspot.nl/

!! . Thank you . !!
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I've a fondness for autos & have representative samples of most approaches to auto locking systems.

While buttonlocks are really cool .. and I've a few of them .. I've had every one I own open accidentally at some point .. i.e. when not intended too.

I've grown to appreciate the leverlock for it's comparative SAFE locking system.

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!!! .. Nice article .. !!!

Comment by Jan Carter on April 14, 2016 at 8:34

Knife Magazine May 2016 !!

Comment by Clint Thompson on April 4, 2016 at 9:23

Jan in Germany and Italy where autos are legal, these are common. In the past I have had several lever-locks which were 12/16 ga pullers. They are not my favorite so they went in a trade to a straight lever-lock. Great topic Jan....great web site.

Comment by Jan Carter on April 3, 2016 at 17:55

Ron,

I have seen multiple types of shell pullers but i have never seen them as lever locks 

Comment by Ron Cooper on April 3, 2016 at 12:33

Thanks for posting that link, Jan. While I'm not a shooter I am nonetheless a man who admires a beautiful stag handle knife. And, good lord! That blog certainly has some gorgeous examples of stag handled knives that were designed with a specific purpose in mind - To extract shotgun shells. 

I enjoyed looking at all of the pictures as well as reading some really interesting information about the history of those knives. Good Stuff!

Comment by Jan Carter on April 3, 2016 at 9:09

A member sent me a link today that I wanted to share with you, It has some amazing information! http://thebladeblog-ulf.blogspot.nl/

 
 
 

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