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by JulesVane
Wed Oct 16, 2019 1:07 am
Forum: Blade pictures
Topic: 8" Button Open/Close
Replies: 13
Views: 794

Re: 8" Button Open/Close

I like it. Is there a name for both ears going down? Thank you Thom! I THINK it's referred to as "Sparrow's Wings"? But, not positive. I was attracted to this piece with it's "wasp" shape, steel liners and pins. Decent horn. Thought the lack of no top pins was interesting, and of course, the PATENT...
by JulesVane
Wed Oct 16, 2019 12:15 am
Forum: Blade pictures
Topic: 8" Button Open/Close
Replies: 13
Views: 794

8" Button Open/Close

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by JulesVane
Sat Oct 12, 2019 4:29 pm
Forum: Switchblade knives
Topic: Which is the oldest knife
Replies: 12
Views: 591

Re: Which is the oldest knife

Lucentcrow wrote:
Sat Oct 12, 2019 8:49 am
Jimbrown hi mate I’m not sure if the spring has a dovetail
I don’t know how to tell, flatguard told me the Coricama was a later one 55 to 65
...You're not alone on the dovetail subject Joe. I've never known how to tell either.
by JulesVane
Sat Oct 12, 2019 4:26 pm
Forum: Buy & Sell
Topic: Walt's Latama 11" Modified Bayonet style blade in horn-lowered price
Replies: 12
Views: 1087

Re: Walt's Latama 11" Modified Bayonet style blade in horn-lowered price

ljerr2 wrote:
Wed Sep 11, 2019 12:58 am
I updated the price in the original post, so it also reflects the lowered price.
It's a beauty! Hopefully Mark can still add this to his collection.
by JulesVane
Fri Oct 11, 2019 1:12 am
Forum: Switchblade knives
Topic: 7” Japanese swing guard MINT
Replies: 17
Views: 890

Re: 7” Japanese swing guard MINT

Thanks. Yes, only stainless steel and I think at least one has Japan on the back. But, the common JPLs.
by JulesVane
Fri Oct 11, 2019 12:12 am
Forum: Switchblade knives
Topic: 7” Japanese swing guard MINT
Replies: 17
Views: 890

Re: 7” Japanese swing guard MINT

Nothing extraordinary here, but I have added a few JPL's to my collection.

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by JulesVane
Thu Oct 10, 2019 12:05 pm
Forum: Switchblade knives
Topic: Rizzuto estileto milano knife
Replies: 32
Views: 6540

Re: Rizzuto estileto milano knife

It's my understanding, and I'll SURELY be corrected if I mis-understand, that the Italian swinguards came out in the 1960's. Giving the Japanese something to copy. They had already copied the Italian picklocks in the 1950's. So, I'm fairly sure they could not have produced the Rizzuto Estileto Milan...
by JulesVane
Wed Oct 09, 2019 10:12 pm
Forum: Switchblade knives
Topic: SharperDeals Auctions
Replies: 31
Views: 1466

Re: SharperDeals Auctions

wicollector wrote:
Wed Oct 09, 2019 9:30 pm
back up and running .
Damn! I was hoping the glitch was going to erase all those trying to outbid me! :lol:
by JulesVane
Mon Oct 07, 2019 11:22 pm
Forum: Switchblade knives
Topic: What’s this old girl worth ?
Replies: 7
Views: 369

Re: What’s this old girl worth ?

LOL...I was pretty close Joe!
by JulesVane
Mon Oct 07, 2019 11:20 pm
Forum: Switchblade knives
Topic: Lawrence -- Sharperdeals
Replies: 66
Views: 2733

Re: Lawrence -- Sharperdeals

Agreed about Bernie's email situation. Every time I tell/told someone how to contact him (you Bernie), I have 30 minutes of explaining to do!
by JulesVane
Tue Oct 01, 2019 11:28 am
Forum: Switchblade knives
Topic: 7” Japanese swing guard MINT
Replies: 17
Views: 890

Re: 7” Japanese swing guard MINT

Super clean!
by JulesVane
Mon Sep 30, 2019 11:36 am
Forum: Deforum with Bill DeShivs
Topic: Random shop pictures
Replies: 81
Views: 4064

Re: Random shop pictures

Following along...amazing work Bill!
by JulesVane
Sat Sep 28, 2019 11:29 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Little Johnny
Replies: 2
Views: 258

Little Johnny

The teacher asked the class to use the word 'fascinate' in a sentence Molly put up her hand and said, 'My family went to my granddad's farm, and we all saw his pet sheep. It was fascinating.' The teacher said, 'That was good, but I wanted you to use the word 'fascinate, not fascinating'. Sally raise...
by JulesVane
Fri Sep 27, 2019 11:35 am
Forum: Blade pictures
Topic: Vintage Picklocks on a Budget
Replies: 13
Views: 702

Re: Vintage Picklocks on a Budget

I've certainly seen a lot of flat grind with swedge picklocks lately. I thought they were more "uncommon", but it's a fine grind. Very nice Rick!
by JulesVane
Wed Sep 25, 2019 12:43 am
Forum: Blade pictures
Topic: Rosco Redux
Replies: 6
Views: 387

Re: Rosco Redux

Geez Rick...You take some great photos!