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I had a the nicest pleasure that a knife dealer/collector could have...
I had a customer call, leave a message which I called back and he
aggreed to meet me at the store. We are normally closed on Saturdays
but I opened for this young man. He met me holding a Eickhorn soligen made tactical folder, with a carbide glass breaker, seat belt cutter…Continue
It was great to meet the other dealers that are iKC supporters, Frank Powers Franks Classic Knives, Ken Mundhenk Blue Creek Cutlery, deal on the phone with TSA knives Greg Holmes... If there were others there i didnt get to meet them.
but these guys are all salt of the earth and great people.. I just hope one day I can retain what Frank Powers has forgotten about knives. So Dealer to Dealer your in great hands with any iKC supported dealers, because Jan just dont take money for…Continue
That knife you just aquired has a tang stamp that ID 's the maker. Most of us are familier with 95 percent of the manufactuers, but what about new collectors or a stamp that we just havent looked at before?
where do you go to ID a knife ? what is you personal choice of reference?
This may help new and old collectors alike.
Lets see the pictures and tell us what kind of knives you have found at Yard sales, Estate sales, Rummage sales
etc... I run across many deals some really great knife finds , some just fun silly finds.
I am and have been involved with a lot of knife clubs, not one of them has brought the pleasure and fun that iKC has
the clubs always end up the same, fewer people show, except to get the club knife. Lots of disagreements
arguments, etc,,, Hard feelings over chosen or not chosen ideas. iKC is a fresh exciting idea cultivated by a group in a knife club that just happens to be online. The perspective here is open, friendly and never dull!
So, i try to expose all my…Continue
I would guess any collector that aquires a collection over time has surley been plauged by the Conterfeiter
I know I have, has this happend to you? If so tell me about it, show me the picture if you have it
Sometimes you are victim and dont know that you are ...
Cherry's Sister Jennifer is doing much better , she is off the resperator, and will be out of ICU in the next day or so,
the flood of prayers and cards... gifts... really made our spirits shine! Thank you iKC friends... there is no place like home
Terry and Cherry Ray
You only have $20.00 to spend on a knife to feed your never ending collecting craving,
My question is What knife will you buy? and Why?
My choice is a Rough Rider 3 Blade Sowbelly I like the Candy stripe white/red bone handles, and its a Sowbelly which is what I collect primarily.