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Rare Sea Wolf UDT Knife made by Gus Marsh

Started this discussion. Last reply by Jan Carter Feb 10. 23 Replies

I have a rare Sea Wolf Knife made by Gus Marsh. Gus was in UDT in the early 1960's. He designed and  made 26 of the original pattern knives in stainless steel for his UDT-13 unit and some SEAL…Continue

 

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Jan Carter replied to Mike El's discussion Rare Sea Wolf UDT Knife made by Gus Marsh
"Walter, Gus is indeed still with us and active here at iKC. I have let him know about the discussion here.  Congrats on finding one of the rare and very much sought after Sea Wolf's"
Feb 10
Rick Queneau replied to Mike El's discussion Rare Sea Wolf UDT Knife made by Gus Marsh
"Only problem with a letter of authenticity is that none of the one piece knives have serial numbers on them or any other marking other than the name that signifies they are from the original lot. I have never seen the three piece knife and…"
Feb 10
Walter Larsen replied to Mike El's discussion Rare Sea Wolf UDT Knife made by Gus Marsh
"Thank you Rick. I love to learn from someone elses experience.   I'll tell ya, this looks like the original edge.  looking under magnify lens, I can't find a mistake or scratch from a poor edge.  Not very sharp and…"
Feb 10
Rick Queneau replied to Mike El's discussion Rare Sea Wolf UDT Knife made by Gus Marsh
"Keep an eye on the scabbard and look for any signs of excessive cutting. That will happen if you have a decent edge on the knife or if the scabbard is too large and the knife is allowed to move around a lot. (Voice of experience) "
Feb 10
Walter Larsen replied to Mike El's discussion Rare Sea Wolf UDT Knife made by Gus Marsh
"Hello!  (great information and thanks for helping me find more information about what I just acquired.)   I'm brand new to this site and with research on the Seawolf I found this forum.  I'm the new proud owner of one…"
Feb 10
Walter Larsen replied to Mike El's discussion Rare Sea Wolf UDT Knife made by Gus Marsh
"Hello Gus Marsh!   I'm brand new to this site and with research on the Seawolf I found this forum.  I'm the new proud owner of one of your Seawolf's.  A friend found this at a yardsale way up in northern…"
Feb 10
J.J. Smith III replied to Mike El's discussion Rare Sea Wolf UDT Knife made by Gus Marsh
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Bryan W replied to Mike El's discussion Rare Sea Wolf UDT Knife made by Gus Marsh
"Hi Jaron if you accept the friend request I sent you earlier (here on IKC), I can message you and we can chat. Thanks!"
Jan 7
Jaron replied to Mike El's discussion Rare Sea Wolf UDT Knife made by Gus Marsh
"Bryan that is amazing. Curious, what that is called then? CKCC? Are you linked with me on Facebook? Feel free to add me here and chat away if you have anything of the sort for trade/sell"
Jan 7
Jaron replied to Mike El's discussion Rare Sea Wolf UDT Knife made by Gus Marsh
"So Mike can you shoot me a message to discuss?"
Jan 7
Bryan W replied to Mike El's discussion Rare Sea Wolf UDT Knife made by Gus Marsh
"Agreed!  I need to look hard for one of these!!"
Jan 7
Jan Carter replied to Mike El's discussion Rare Sea Wolf UDT Knife made by Gus Marsh
"I always love it when this discussion pops up.  I dont have a very big list of grails any longer as I have met most of those goals but of the few left I WANT A SEAWOLF"
Jan 7
Bryan W replied to Mike El's discussion Rare Sea Wolf UDT Knife made by Gus Marsh
"Wow that was a fascinating "write up" that I was unaware of.  Beautiful design! If your ever interested JJ, here is a unique one from Canada.  Enjoy the photos!"
Jan 7
Jaron replied to Mike El's discussion Rare Sea Wolf UDT Knife made by Gus Marsh
"Dangggg…... Ok first off, I soo want this. I need to figure it out. Secondly here is my quickbit info I am a big Cheetah / swing guard collector. Also buy reddish bones and recently moved to switchblades and fixed blades. Fixed blades being…"
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Steve Scheuerman (Manx) replied to Mike El's discussion Rare Sea Wolf UDT Knife made by Gus Marsh
"Very cool! Loving the history on these!"
Dec 1, 2017

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At 13:53 on March 1, 2018, Steve Scheuerman (Manx) said…

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Welcome to IKC Mike

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welcome aboard

Respectfully,

Steve P

At 17:52 on June 12, 2014, Jan Carter said…
At 16:53 on June 12, 2014, Steve Scheuerman (Manx) said…

Hey there, Mike! 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!

 
 
 

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