Schrade Old Timer BearHead 3 in 30T
Drag and drop your item here -Your cart is empty. The blades open and close easily – we have tried to picture this knife in detail to show the true condition! This pocket knife along with many others that we will be listing! We do know that it needs a good cleaning and some T. I am not a collector nor by any means do I have much knowledge about knives! If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to ask – I will try to find your answer!!
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It sort of looks like wood, but I assume it’s some kind of bone – just pale. Any idea when they started inscribing the model numbers? I know it’s or after, so I’m trying to get an upper cap. Let me present some examples of Old Timer tang stamps within the to years. In each of these examples, the first stamp shown is the Stamp that followed Schrade Walden or when the pattern was introduced OT , and the second stamp shown is the one used when the pattern ended: As another example, as far as I know, the 77OT came out in , and it had the typical 2 Line Stamp during the entire production years, never utilizing NY or a 3 Line Stamp.
A couple more examples of Uncle Henry knives Example 5: In each case, the first stamp is these examples came from a knife that was shipped in a Brown Two Piece Box with a felt covered blue Old Timer or red Uncle Henry insert.
Vintage Schrade Old Timer 77OT Muskrat Knife – 770T USA
The official World Wide Web site for issuing “GUYcards” Wire Jack Knives The information presented here is what I believe to be fairly accurate from my experience in collecting wire jack knives for many years. However, if there is anything you feel needs to be corrected, please let me know. Also, if you have any additional information, please contact me, I’ll be glad to get it. If I ever get more time I’ll try to add more information about the scarcity of the different types.
Also there are still many things I have to document, like the different types of advertising, and when nickel pins were replaced with brass etc. Anyway, after the short article, I have included a table of tang stamps that I have found on the small wire jacks.
The Schrade Extreme Survival fixed blade knife is a big knife for outdoor adventures. Features a black-coated drop point steel blade. The full-tang design is coupled with grooved Micarta scales.
Warranty Information Schrade limited lifetime warranty for cutting tools This product is warrantied to the original consumer purchaser, for as long as he or she owns this product. Coverage ends if you transfer or sell the product to someone else or if the product is modified in any way. The warranty covers defects in materials, manufacture or assembly. If one of Schrade products ever breaks or fails due to material or manufacturing defect, the brand will repair or replace the product.
The warranty does not cover normal wear and damage caused by abuse, misuse, improper handling, loss, accident, alterations, neglect, disassembly, or improper sharpening. Cosmetic damage, which occurs over time and use, such as scratches on a products finish or coatings, on a product rubbing, or wearing off are normal and are not covered by the warranty. Examples would be using a knife for any other purpose than cutting, such as pounding, prying, using as a screw driver, throwing the knife, etc.
Schrade USA Vintage 498 49er Hunting Knife w/Sheath
At its peak, Imperial Schrade Corp. This venerable American cutlery firm would have observed its th birthday in , had the factory not closed shortly before the centennial celebration. Company History Schrade began as Schrade Cutlery Company, opening its doors in and starting out by producing cutlery with quality unique for its time.
Factories in England, Ireland and France were purchased, or partially acquired, to enhance the world-wide positioning of the Company’s products and to broaden its base of distribution.
First, it is a style of pocket knife. Second, there was the Barlow company in the USA that made and imported pocket knives, key tags, money clips, and other quality gift products, and put your logo on them. A barlow style knife has one or two blades, a huge metal bolster, and a comfortable tear-drop shaped handle. George Washington was known to have a barlow knife. At least one song was written about the barlow knife. They had white domestic awnings in front, and the country-people hitched their horses to the awning-posts.
Schrade Knife Early Tang Marks- a Chart
Read Schrade Knife Identification text version Schrade Knife Identification It would be virtually impossible for me, or anyone else for that matter to list all of the thousands and thousands of patterns, special and limited editions, private special factory orders, and variants that were produced by Imperial, Ulster, Schrade Cutlery, Schrade Walden, Imperial Schrade, and Imperial Stag.
Or the associated companies of George Schrade Cutlery and so forth. While I will endeavor to be as thorough and comprehensive as possible at this time, the listings here will necessarily be incomplete.
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No previous book has included switchblades from England, France, Germany, Italy, and the United States along with accompanying ephemera and comprehensive information. All examples shown are from the pre-WWII era and many are from the s. It is only through the contributions from several collections and historians from around the world that this grand book project came to be. Art of the Switchblade will inform and delight not just switchblade collectors, but all knife enthusiasts.
That has changed dramatically within the past decade or so with the release of several titles. One of the best is Switchblades of Italy, a well researched, well written, and beautifully illustrated study of the Italian switchblade from its origins to the present day. Art of the Switchblade focuses entirely on vintage automatic knives dating from the s up to World War II, and produced by the the five major countries that manufactured these knives: England, France, Germany, Italy, and America.
Following that, the book is divided into chapters for each of the five major switchblade producing countries. Each featured knife is a superb specimen, usually of a type rarely seen, and is beautifully illustrated on its own full color page. An accompanying page, or two or three, describes the knife in detail, the history of the firm that made it, etc. And while the knives themselves are the main draw, the supporting text is every bit as worthy.
How to Identify a Schrade Knife’s Year
History[ edit ] Switchblade knives date from the mid th century. Davey, Beever, Hobson, Ibbotson and others produced automatic-opening knives. It could be spring activated to full length if needed as a side arm, by pressing a lever instead of a handle button. In consequence, knife manufacturers began marketing new and much more affordable automatic knives to the general public.
Schrade Knife Identification Page 3 of 3 Tangstamps can be another pretty obvious clue. While most people who collect Schrades are aware of the company name change in mid from Schrade Walden to Schrade Cutlery Corp.
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Schrade Knives going out of business.
Although he was horrified at the use to which it was being put, Randall admired the knife so much that he decided to make himself one like it. He did, and someone asked to buy it. After this happened several times in succession, Randall thought that it might be a good idea to produce these handcrafted works of art on a regular basis.
In , he founded Randall Made Knives.
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Top of the food chain in West Michigan Sorry if this has been posted, the story is a month old. Company officials could not be reached for comment, but local estimates were that some employees received letters about the shutdown and left the U. Route plant after a 9 a. By noon, the smell of mildew wafted through the unmanned window of the plants’ reception area – a room that at that appeared to have been recently renovated with new carpeting and fixtures.
With crossed arms covering an identification badge, an employee in shirt and tie said the official company comment on the closing was “no comment. Other staff members could be heard talking behind closed doors. IMPERIAL Schrade, which turned this year and once was among the largest private-sector employers in Ulster County, laid off more than workers last year but had recently begun hiring again.