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I am so very pleased to announce a selection for the 2012 iKnife Collector knife. Our selection is:
From GEC a Whittler, specifically #570312 Northfield UN-X-LD, jigged Pioneer bone. The blade is 1095 Carbon Steel. The knife will include the traditional Wharncliffe (cut swedge), Pen and Coping blades(inside cut swedges) that are polished. The main blade will have the Northfield Tang Stamp. Bolsters on the knife will be Lined and /Dimpled.
The Shield will be our iKC shield used…Continue
Added by Steve Hanner on August 8, 2012 at 18:00 — 3 Comments
Named at this past weekend's 2012 BLADE Show (www.bladeshow.com) at the Cobb Galleria Centre in Atlanta, Georgia, the Blade Magazine 2012 Knife-Of-The-Year® Awards went to the finest production knives the world has to offer.
KAI USA and its knife divisions of Kershaw, Zero Tolerance and Shun dominated the awards, taking home four of the honors: Overall, Best Buy, Knife Collaboration and Kitchen Knife. DPx Gear was a…Continue
Had a wonderful time, put up some pics last night. We had a few folks come by to talk with us yesterday but not too many. It was a nice time, met some great folks. I will write more today, have a laundry list of people to see and knives to open and close.
So far I have handed out over 150 business cards with iKC's web address. Having a great time spreading the word Wish you were all here with us!!
I want to meet every iKC member that goes to the Blade show and I want you all to meet each other. Always nice to put a person in place of the typing! So here is the deal.
IKC Meet and Greet
when: Friday 4pm
where: Next to Great Eastern Cutlery/Daniels Knives
I have some goodies from my favorite dealer that he has provided for us also
There will be a drawing for a knife. Here is the question,
Cattaraugus Cutlery Company…Continue
It's a great day today and a very Happy Birthday to iKC ! Yes, just 3 years ago, iKnife Collector became a reality. From our earnest start it was destined to become a quality, friendly knife collecting community with the idea all members are bound together through their passion for knives.
Our founder was none other than, writer and publisher of the Cutlery Journal Scott King, who worked tirelessly in the early day to launch iKnife Collector. This was his vision, that all knife…Continue
Added by Steve Hanner on April 14, 2012 at 7:00 — 6 Comments
We once again gather to thank Scott King for having the vision and forethought to create iKC.…Continue
A New Year is about to start and all of us hope your New Year is happy and healthy. 2012 promises to be an exciting year for knife collecting. new shows, new blades, new colors, new patterns and yes perhaps some new pricing!
Changes of all kinds may occur in 2012, including shifts in priorities, in planning, with associations, clubs and our very knife rights may be challenged or face serious erosion. Think for a minute about the strategic planning…Continue
Added by Steve Hanner on December 31, 2011 at 6:00 — 3 Comments