M3 fighting knife description the m3 fighting knife -- also called the m-3 trench knife -- had a 675 inch spear point blade with sharpened 35 inch false edge, a handle made of compressed, stacked leather washers with 6 or 8 grooves, and a. The schrade cutlery company of walden, new york, produced pocketknives from 1904 until the factory closed in 2004 in 1947, schrade was bought by the ulster knife company of ellenville, new york, and the factory. Vietnam war era us camillus fighting knife - a fighting knife, also commonly called a combat knife, is a knife designed for military use, specifically for close combat although since the end of trench warfare, most military knives have been primarily designed for utility or tool use. For the camillus stuff, having the first use date is handy, and the range, while imprecise, is useful when looking at other clues to date the knife i thought that thread like this might be a good way to add some.
Camillus cutlery company ns-8 folding knife (camillus ns-8 folding knife) sold by bikesomewherecom $2799 $2520 camillus cutlery company western blackriver hatchet 1150 (western blackriver 115 hatchet) sold by bikesomewherecom. The demo knife what’s a “demo knife” the term demo knife is an affectionate but completely inappropriate and dangerously inaccurate nickname bestowed on a knife manufactured for the us military by camillus knives and made entirely of. The demo knife design seems to date back to 1945, although even the former camillus company historian can’t pinpoint it for sure it specs out like a fairly typical mid-century 4-bladed camping knife with a 275 inch spear point blade, can. Welcome to the forum it appears what you have is a pre-1974 camillus mark 2 fighting knife i date its manufacture to before 1974 because, in 1974 the ny stamped after the town name of camillus was discontinued.
Owning a ka-bar knife can make the difference between having an average knife and possessing an iconic, historic all-in-one knife the ka-bar knife was named when a hunter, after his gun jammed, had to rely on a knife to kill-a-bear, according to the knife's manufacturer. Schrade knife identification page 3 of 3 exist which allow dating these variances into definable time frames, at least insofar as the more major changes are concerned bear and son and camillus under contract from smokey mountain knife works which has. I own quite a few old camillus manufactured knives, they were very good working tools also made quite a few contract knives for other knife manufacturers (becker, cold steel, schrade, buck and others), it was less expensive to go this route vs retooling for a new knife. The camillus cutlery company was one of this nation’s oldest knife manufacturers, with beginnings dating back to 1876 however, like many new millennium businesses, after decades of production camillus was forced to declare bankruptcy early in 2007. See a knife you really want, but can’t shell out the cash all at once we now offer 60-day payment plans on most knives over $349 to take advantage, follow the steps below.
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The first knife has camillus, ny stamped on one side of the ricasso and usn over mark 2 on the other side the second knife has the camillus, ny stamped on the hilt in front of the width of the blade and the usn over mark 2 on the finger guard. When i first read the title of your post i thought that you were actually dating a camillus knife as in like going to the movies on a date i was thinking some of the knife nutty's on this forum really are bonkers for their knives oct 15, 2013 #14 tallahassee 410 aug 26, 2013. Camillus cutlery comapany continued to produce the m3 trench knife for non military needs, but eventually went bankrupt in 2006 boker still produces reproduction m3 trench knifes there is a great book out there called us m-3 trench knife of world war two by vincent j coniglio and robert s laden. Tl-29 - posted in edged weapons: picked this up today at an estate sale sorry for the crappy pics cammilus (underlined)/new york/u s a on the knife brass center lock and brass spacers a single brass rivet with the bail at the very end of the handle unmarked black plastic handles now, i have gone through every post on the forum that has tl-29.
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