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Forum topic by Woodchuck2010 posted 09-20-2019 09:20 PM 654 views 0 times favorited 5 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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Woodchuck2010

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09-20-2019 09:20 PM

Topic tags/keywords: carving tool blade

I stopped by an antique shop today. Rummaged through stuff and found this interesting folding handle draw knife. Saw the name and patent date on it and thought I’d pick it up for $35. Its pretty sharp already. I googled it and.came up with pics and.the actual.patent. So cool.

-- Chuck, Michigan,


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KYtoolsmith

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#1 posted 09-21-2019 12:57 AM

Excellent find! Looks to be in great condition too. Quite desirable by collectors…
Regards, the Kentucky Toolsmith!

-- "Good enough" is just another way of saying "it could be better"...

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#2 posted 09-21-2019 11:52 AM

Nice find.

-- http://timetestedtools.net - Collecting is an investment in the past, and the future.

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wildwoodbybrianjohns

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#3 posted 09-21-2019 01:42 PM

Yep, that a treasure there. Interesting bevel on it too.

-- WWBBJ: It is better to be interesting and wrong, than boring and right.

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#4 posted 09-21-2019 05:11 PM

Glad you snagged it, AND got the patent information to go with it. Advertisements and patents always make an really cool item even better! My grandfather had one of these on display with his “old time” tools, but I never knew what happened to it. I’da grabbed it if I’d had the chance.

-- OleGrump

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#5 posted 09-21-2019 07:10 PM

I have one like that, but it is well used and worn. Yours is in really nice shape. They are definitely a fun tool to use.

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