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by gravknife
Thu Aug 22, 2019 5:24 pm
Forum: Switchblade knives
Topic: Info please
Replies: 26
Views: 784

Re: Info please

Hi Mike

I can't use Bill .

He wont accept knives from the UK ,which I totally understand.

Jeremy has kindly offerred to fix it for me some time back but I was letting things calm down for a while this side of the pond ,with the knife trouble I have had.

Hope your well mate.

Ian
by gravknife
Thu Aug 22, 2019 12:47 pm
Forum: Switchblade knives
Topic: Info please
Replies: 26
Views: 784

Re: Info please

Maltese Flatguard
Thanks
Ken( wiicollector )has kindly sent me the nickle silver bolsters to replace the missing one ,and I will get it done.

gravknife
by gravknife
Wed Aug 21, 2019 9:50 pm
Forum: Switchblade knives
Topic: Info please
Replies: 26
Views: 784

Re: Info please

Elicsx Great very early transitional . 8) I have a couple of bayonet bladed transitionals ,and one was also thought to be a picklock when I posted it some years ago. These 2 are only marked INOX but are very high quality transitional knives with nice horn. Excuse the older pictures and missing bolst...
by gravknife
Wed Aug 21, 2019 8:10 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Happy birthday gravknife!
Replies: 13
Views: 401

Re: Happy birthday gravknife!

Thank you all for your kind messages. Sorry I havn't been about for a while but I have many things going on at the present time ,mostly bad. Have to catch up with all the great posts I have missed and I will be checking in . Hope you lot are all keeping well and buying switchblades. Best regards Ian
by gravknife
Thu Jun 20, 2019 8:28 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: The Passing of Pete Wehs aka Tequiza
Replies: 29
Views: 4631

Re: The Passing of Pete Wehs aka Tequiza

RIP Pete my freind. :( You will be greatly missed here by everyone who knew you. I was hoping he was just taking a break from TB for a while after his move to Guam ,maybe enjoying some fishing as he did. Knowing Tequiza he will be enjoying a roasted pig on heavens barbeque ,and having a few cold one...
by gravknife
Sun Jun 16, 2019 9:12 pm
Forum: Switchblade knives
Topic: I saw these and liked the looks.
Replies: 20
Views: 1090

Re: I saw these and liked the looks.

I quite like the black one F.P . Looks nice and sleek .I have suffered hit and miss quality with chinese knives,but when they get it right its good. I tend not to buy them since they were stealing ideas and blatant copying but I would really love one of those otfs posted recently. Hope your well.mat...
by gravknife
Sun Jun 16, 2019 8:56 pm
Forum: Blade pictures
Topic: Walt's 13" Picklocks
Replies: 14
Views: 766

Re: Walt's 13" Picklocks

Breathtaking knives thom. 8) Very rare and beautifully made.These are holy grails now, and will be even more so in the future.A great investment that you can enjoy now. Congrats on getting them.....Sometimes money becomes secondary and you just have to finish a set or obtain a certain must have piec...
by gravknife
Thu Jun 13, 2019 12:31 pm
Forum: Blade pictures
Topic: Frosolone Fix
Replies: 11
Views: 534

Re: Frosolone Fix

Beautiful pieces Mike. 8)

The horn is outstanding ,and love the flatguards and blade shapes.
You can see the love and time that went into making these pieces.
Wish I had one .

Great build job as usual Jeremy.
by gravknife
Mon Jun 10, 2019 7:08 am
Forum: Switchblade knives
Topic: Any help on what this is?
Replies: 23
Views: 978

Re: Any help on what this is?

runninglate I got my example like yours from Germany some years back .It wss 20 euros back then but seen some go for 100 euros just recently. Mike ...The stag isnt mine ,it was just an example to show the older type ,or what I see as the older type. Hope your well mate. Billyfish I like that stag of...
by gravknife
Sun Jun 09, 2019 9:45 pm
Forum: Swords & Daggers
Topic: I have been considering this little gem for travel.
Replies: 8
Views: 577

Re: I have been considering this little gem for travel.

Nice knife FP 8)

Nice concealable carry weapon with minimal weight.
You have been buying a few nice knives lately ..love the ramshorn dagger mate.

Hope your well.

Ian
by gravknife
Sun Jun 09, 2019 9:36 pm
Forum: Switchblade knives
Topic: Any help on what this is?
Replies: 23
Views: 978

Re: Any help on what this is?

runninglate I believe this is a newer example aswell. The older ones have 6 scale and bolster pins to your five ,and the really older ones have nickle silver hardware aswell as this. Heres one I have with similar scales not ancient but it has 6 pins ,one for the backspring. Heres an older one in sta...
by gravknife
Sat Jun 08, 2019 1:49 pm
Forum: Blade pictures
Topic: Black Widow N2
Replies: 12
Views: 536

Re: Black Widow N2

Stunning knife thom.

Love the shape,blade grind bolsters and everything about it ,plus the horn is beautiful.
The group shots are to die for also ,thanks for sharing them.

Great knives and you did well snagging that proto 2 black widow.......Congrats mate.

Great Score
by gravknife
Wed Jun 05, 2019 9:30 pm
Forum: Blade pictures
Topic: My First Latama
Replies: 46
Views: 2100

Re: My First Latama

Thats a beautiful looking Latama Corvus.

Love the horn and the kriss blades always look fantastic when they rarely appear.

Congratulations on a great score..
by gravknife
Wed Jun 05, 2019 9:06 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Happy Birthday john !
Replies: 21
Views: 3789

Re: Happy Birthday john !

Happy Birthday John my freind.

Best Wishes today and" Many Happy returns"

Ian
by gravknife
Wed Jun 05, 2019 9:04 pm
Forum: Switchblade knives
Topic: D.R.G.M. Springer
Replies: 10
Views: 557

Re: D.R.G.M. Springer

Magnificent shellpuller. 8)
Multiblade examples are very hard to come by .
Lovely condition for its age aswell.
You have some great Springers Tkreil66 ...thanks for sharing them here

Ian