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by georgegroot
Sat Mar 28, 2020 9:47 pm
Forum: Switchblade knives
Topic: My new toy
Replies: 14
Views: 2620

Re: My new toy

Is the groove on the blade ,like a manual, in case the spring breaks so it will still function? I have one too.
by georgegroot
Mon Jan 20, 2020 10:43 pm
Forum: Switchblade knives
Topic: Bonsa trapdoor
Replies: 47
Views: 15601

Re: Bonsa trapdoor

Very unique blade. Very nice.
by georgegroot
Sat Dec 14, 2019 12:25 am
Forum: Ask Vagrant
Topic: rebel without a cause
Replies: 1
Views: 2039

rebel without a cause

Any idea what type-manufacture,etc, that the switchblades in the movie rebel without a cause were? This was one of the early movies, like the Magnificent Seven that got me hooked on collecting.
by georgegroot
Wed Dec 11, 2019 12:09 am
Forum: Switchblade knives
Topic: Bonsa trapdoor
Replies: 47
Views: 15601

Re: Bonsa trapdoor

Great Knife. Ya done good. :-)
by georgegroot
Fri Nov 01, 2019 11:01 pm
Forum: Switchblade knives
Topic: A few of my favourite things
Replies: 24
Views: 3240

Re: A few of my favourite things

Great collection. Do you have a favorite?
by georgegroot
Sat Oct 05, 2019 8:30 pm
Forum: Switchblade knives
Topic: 7” Japanese deerfoot lever
Replies: 8
Views: 1572

Re: 7” Japanese deerfoot lever

very unique.
by georgegroot
Mon Sep 23, 2019 9:49 pm
Forum: Switchblade knives
Topic: Does Florida have knife shows
Replies: 12
Views: 2016

Re: Does Florida have knife shows

Here in North Florida, Tallahassee, we have gun-knife shows but the emphasis is usually on guns. I don't go to many because the knife vendors seemed to be less and less. I believe they have started calling them gun shows even though there are knife vendors. Gator Club sounds interesting. If you do c...
by georgegroot
Sun Sep 22, 2019 8:16 pm
Forum: Ask Vagrant
Topic: Switchblades of the 1940's, 1950's
Replies: 4
Views: 2634

Switchblades of the 1940's, 1950's

Have been reading a lot of police novels set in the 1940's-1950's. So many of the characters, Mexican gangsters, Chinese Tong, law enforcement, etc. etc. carry switchblades. I was wondering what the switchblade of choice would be? Italian, American etc. ? Also, my mother grew up in that era and woul...
by georgegroot
Fri Aug 23, 2019 11:20 pm
Forum: Switchblade knives
Topic: Re: Old Presto
Replies: 20
Views: 3710

Re: Re: Old Presto

very nice knife.
by georgegroot
Fri Aug 09, 2019 11:42 pm
Forum: Switchblade knives
Topic: Tarry levigne
Replies: 6
Views: 1489

Re: Tarry levigne

Very unique. Thanks.
by georgegroot
Tue Aug 06, 2019 11:03 pm
Forum: Blade pictures
Topic: blade pictures
Replies: 3
Views: 1051

Re: blade pictures

Thanks, I'll give it a shot in the next few days. Love this Forum.
by georgegroot
Mon Aug 05, 2019 9:38 pm
Forum: Blade pictures
Topic: blade pictures
Replies: 3
Views: 1051

blade pictures

I am new to the Forum and I am a little confused about how to attach a picture to a post. The notations make it sound like I have to have a website? Could someone dumb it down for me? Thanks.
by georgegroot
Sat Jul 27, 2019 8:37 pm
Forum: Blade pictures
Topic: Thought I’d share...
Replies: 16
Views: 2888

Re: Thought I’d share...

Thanks for the pics. Very, very kool.
by georgegroot
Fri Jul 19, 2019 10:51 pm
Forum: Switchblade knives
Topic: 1960's OTF Italian Trap Door stiletto
Replies: 52
Views: 11599

Re: 1960's OTF Italian Trap Door stiletto

I had no idea that these even existed. Very, very special.
by georgegroot
Thu Jul 18, 2019 11:14 pm
Forum: Switchblade knives
Topic: 1960's OTF Italian Trap Door stiletto
Replies: 52
Views: 11599

Re: 1960's OTF Italian Trap Door stiletto

What a treasure.