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Kevin D
  • Mount Airy, NC
  • United States
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Edged... but not a knife. Old axe anyone?

Started this discussion. Last reply by Kevin D Feb 19. 2 Replies

Good Evening!I acquired an old axe head a few years ago and I never thought much about it.  I found it in an old barn and the owner gave it to me as junk.  I had sort of planned on cleaning it,…Continue

Tags: Antique, Axe, Underhill

A couple of projects - hand plane restoration

Started this discussion. Last reply by Kevin D Jan 22. 2 Replies

Good Afternoon!I was not sure where, if anywhere, was appropriate for me to share a few pictures of couple of recent projects.  Jan shared with me a post about some of your woodworking projects. …Continue

Remington UMC DuPont fixed blade (RH pattern?)

Started this discussion. Last reply by Kevin D Feb 10, 2021. 8 Replies

I think that this is the correct place to post this.  If not please let me know and I will try to delete/move it.Several years ago, I received a knife that had belonged to my great uncle.  No one…Continue

 

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Kevin D commented on AlecsKnives's photo
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Case classic Barndoor Toothpick 1992

"Very good information Mike.  Thank you! Looks like all of these would be considered fairly limited production, and relatively rare now a days. Always nice to learn something new. Thanks again"
May 29
Kevin D commented on AlecsKnives's photo
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Case classic Barndoor Toothpick 1992

"Oooh! I had never heard of a 'barndoor' knife let alone ever see one like this. That handle is really attractive.  Looks like a decent sized knife though. Very nice!"
May 26
Kevin D commented on AlecsKnives's photo
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Amazing Cattaraugus Razor

"Oh!  That is a nice looking one!  I really do not know much about any of these straight razors, other than the aesthetics of them to my ignorant eyes.  lol! I would love to find an old Cattaraugus one strictly because I happen to have…"
May 25
Lars Ray commented on Kevin D's photo
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Olsen OK - before and after

"Well I am not sure if yours is an older or newer variation, but you definitely have a vintage Colt Olsen knife and sheath! Sweet!"
May 5
Kevin D commented on Johnny Stout's photo
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"My goodness are these some beautiful folders!  Thank you for sharing! I seem to have a preference for the feather damascus."
May 5
Kevin D commented on Kevin D's photo
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Olsen OK - before and after

"Good evening Lars! The sheath for this is essentially identical to that one.   BUT  The sheath is not nearly as curved on the spine side of the blade, because the blade of the knife is straight. I have not done anything at all to the…"
May 5
Lars Ray commented on Kevin D's photo
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Olsen OK - before and after

"Oh man....now that is pretty all cleaned up. So....does you sheath happen to look the one in this photo? I lifted this photo from the internet for reference. If so, what you have is a vintage Colt Olson hunting knife. The one I am showing is a 1971…"
May 5
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Olsen OK - before and after

I put a new set of handles on this almost 40 years ago.A little bit of polish was applied to brighten up the brass and steel a little bit.If anyone happens to know anything about this style of knife, can you please share it with me? I am having a…
May 4
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Straight razors

"I never saw my dad use any of these.  He always used one of those old double edged razors with the replaceable blade that the razor curved slightly when inserted. These straight razors were something that he started collecting later in…"
Apr 23
Lars Ray commented on Kevin D's photo
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Straight razors

"Oh wow - that's a sweet set of razors....and I really dig those Henckel's !!! I was first introduced to the Henckel brand back in 1976. I've been a fan, follower, and owner ever since. So did your dad actually use these, or were these…"
Apr 20
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Apr 20
Kevin D replied to Jan Carter's discussion Trackrock Hammer In Spring 2022
"Good Evening Jan! I was getting those preliminary plans in place to make the trek down there to see y'all, and maybe even beg someone to let me swing a hammer ( I cannot be considered to be a kid anymore - even though my wife accuses me of…"
Mar 22

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dead_left_knife_guy commented on Kevin D's photo
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CFK iPAK - 01 - Cleaver

"I really like the profile of the blade on this one..."
Mar 17
Lars Ray commented on Kevin D's photo
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Cattaraugus hunter 1

"There you go...nice!"
Mar 17
Kevin D posted photos
Mar 17
Kevin D commented on Dennis Hibar's photo
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OMG Seahorse Whittler!

"wow.  That is a very nice looking folder.  OK; Probably one of the nicest folders I have seen.  :) Congrats on a real nice acquistion."
Mar 12

Profile Information

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User/Collector
How did you hear about iKnifeCollector?
SEARCHING FOR A KNIFE INFORMATION RESOURCE
Do you currently subscribe to any knife publication (offline)
No
How long have you collected knives?
16- 20 years
Favorite Kind of Knives
FIXED BLADE
BUCK
CASE XX INDIAN SERIES
OLD MILITARY
CUSTOMS
About Me
Nothing special.
Just a guy that likes to keep his hands and mind busy.
Interests
Somehow, Swiss and Japanese bayonets have found their way into my realm of interests. Kind of like that puppy that follows you home... I am not real sure how this happened.
Other Hobbies
Hunting, fishing, woodworking, metal working, restoring older ... stuff.

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At 20:08 on January 30, 2022, Lars Ray said…

Hey man...thanks for the friend request...of course I accepted! As for sending private messages, this is just fine - but if you truely want to send a private message - use the iKC email - upper right hand corner of your page in the area of your name, sign out, Fried requests, etc...

I wanted to start a formal stand-alone CFK group, but I could not accurately gauge  if it would be accepted or not - so I started the it as a sub-group in the Box Full of Knives Box of Knives. I'm glad i did - as I commented to Lead Left Knife Guy , I seem to be the only one playing in that sand box at the moment, and I'm not sure my ego could manage no one join a group!  LoL!

Right now it looks like it's just my thread....but if you add a post to it, then it will be as it is intended - a place to appreciate the CFK/iPAC brand.

At 23:45 on February 8, 2021, J.J. Smith III said…

At 19:42 on February 6, 2021,
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Charles Sample
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Kevin, thank you for joining the Arsenal group.

At 15:07 on February 4, 2021, Steve Scheuerman (Manx) said…

Just ask if you need a hand! Or stick your head into the Chatroom and give a holler.

At 14:37 on February 4, 2021, Steve Scheuerman (Manx) said…

Hey there, Kevin! Welcome to iKnife! Come on in, kick back and check things out. There's some handy tips on our front page to help you find your way around, and some fantastic people in the Chat room if you have any questions or want to shoot the breeze. Site rules are also on the main page, and if you get creative, you can customise your My Page to suit your own style! Hope you enjoy your stay with us! Great to have you on board!

At 13:30 on February 4, 2021,
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Charles Sample
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Welcome to iKC Kevin!

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