However popular name brands and designs are in demand by the public, and as Mark Twain once said, “Reports of my Demise are Greatly Exaggerated”. If it is possible to buy the parts somewhere that'd be even better! some of them say china on the blade...I think those are made in China, Do a search on old timer...you will see a lot of those green ones like that, you will also see some of the taylor ones you listed, PS- Schrade did make a 19OT. Unfortunately, the pin for the lanyard ring fell out within 15 minutes of the knife's first use, carving soap. Bertserker. Length & Weight: 7 inch (17.78 cm) overall length with a blade length of 3 inches (7.62 cm) and a weight of 3.6 ounces, Material: Blade is made of reliable 7Cr17MoV Ti-Nitride, High Carbon Stainless Steel with an ironwood handle, Quick and easy access with the convenient pocket clip making it ideal for everyday carry, Have confidence that the blade will not slip with the security of the jimping and finger guard, We use cookies to improve your browsing experience. The Old Timer knife line, made by the new Schrade, is a selection of pocket knives, lock blades, fixed blade hunters, etc. The tradition of passing an Old Timer knife down from one generation to the next has proven Old Timer as a reliable and trusted brand recognized the world over. However it is really hard to close after it has been locked open. Jan 16, 2018. The good times persisted for Old Timer through the next few decades and the brand became firmly established as a go-to for superior knives that were the true definition of gentleman’s folders or as their slogan went: ‘Knives Like Grandad’s.’. I'm trying to rebuild to be as close to the original build as possible. Then, in July of 2004, on the 100th year anniversary of manufacturing knives like Old Timer, Schrade Cutlery Company closed the doors to its factories and ceased production. that are built for use, with saw-cut Delrin handles, brass liners, nickel silver bolsters, and stainless steel blades. I recently came into possession of a USA made 70t old timer knife owned by my wife father. For almost 100 years, since 1904, the Schrade and Old Timer name products have been manufactured with superior materials and expert craftsmanship. I see a couple reviews about this same thing happening to others. Copyright © 2020 Aussie Knife Company | Powered by CONNECT 2u2 Web Technologies. that are built for use, with saw-cut Delrin handles, brass liners, nickel silver bolsters, and stainless steel blades. Taylor has recreated the original patterns, and made these Classics available to the public once more. * The early Chinese imports have a fancy Old Timer shield with a beaded design around the edge. Join the waitlist to be emailed when this product becomes available. Seemed like a good starter knife and a common design. I would post pictures, but i'm still trying to figure that out too! 4. Made Schrade Tough, Schrade’s Uncle Henry and Old Timer knife products have been carried by generations of knife owners, and prized for their reliability, durability and value. Many thought the Schrade brands would be lost forever. The handles were consistently made of durable materials like Delrin and Staglon and featured liners made from solid brass. ). Old Timer knives such as our traditional folders, fixed blades and the Copperhead Series are designed to serve your every day needs, yet built for generations. The Old Timer knife line, made by the new Schrade, is a selection of pocket knives, lock blades, fixed blade hunters, etc. Discussion in 'Schrade Knives Collectors Forum' started by Bob W, Mar 20, 2007. Product offering subject to change without notice. Deeply rooted in the Old Timer tradition, the Schrade Knife family tree includes: Old Timer Knives and Uncle Henry Knives. There will be no more original Schrade Old Timer knives produced. Search the forum for lrv's example. Has anyone else tried this model? As you might expect, Old Timers became increasingly popular with each year and were considered a prime example of quality and craftsmanship in a knife. Old Timer knives such as our traditional folders, fixed blades and the Copperhead Series are designed to serve your every day needs, yet built for generations. In operation since 1998, BladeForums.com has led the industry since Day 1. * If the tang stamp photo shows only "SCHRADE" or "SCHRADE / HAND MADE" it's a Chinese import. That is Taylor. Jan 17, 2018 #2. The knife was a little tight to open so I used a bit of sewing machine oil and it opens just fine. How to clean rusty Old Timer blades Discussion in 'Schrade Knives Collectors Forum' started by OTC, Feb 23 ... Oil will work down into the rusty joint and make it smoother to open and close; it's really the opening and closing that'll remove the rust off the metal surfaces. And Old Timer knives such as our traditional folders, fixed blades and the Copperhead series are designed to serve your every day need, yet built for generations. Thanks to Taylor Brands LLC, which purchased the intellectual property rights to all of the Old Timer, Schrade, and Uncle Henry Knives, these great classics live again. Old Timer knives such as our traditional folders, fixed blades and the Copperhead series are designed to serve your every day need, yet built for generations. But so did some special edition Schrade Old Timers, so that's not a dead giveaway. It is so hard to release that it will hurt your thumb doing so. The tradition of passing an Old Timer knife down from one generation to the next has proven Old Timer as a reliable and trusted brand recognized the world over. The only sad note is that they are now imported from China to keep the prices low. It was not a land shark. The tradition of passing an Old Timer knife down from one generation to the next has proven Old Timer as a reliable and trusted brand recognized the world over.