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  • Higonokami Japanese Traditional Folding Knife Online Store

    2014-9-29u2002·u2002Higonokami is a folding knife that represents Japan. A clasp knife Higonokami short knife on behalf of Japan. As for this knife reminding of a Japanese sword with a pattern of the brass, in the country, the fan who is deep-rooted abroad from the start is famous by being.

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  • The Best Japanese Pocket Knives - Nothing But Knives

    2021-8-8u2002·u2002Tang. Carry System: Pocket. Price Range: $50 – 75. This is a pretty serious update on the Japanese friction folder design. The manufacturing is a little more refined, it's using a tougher steel and a much nicer handle material. Ohta has actually gone so far …

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  • Why do the Vintage G96 Japan Knives Look ... - Blade History

    2019-2-22u2002·u2002Fine examples are the Cold Steel knives made in Japan, the Kershaw Trooper, SOG Trident, Fallkniven knives, and many others. (examples shown in two photos, hattoricollector). SOG Trident by Hattori. So there you have it. G96 is an unusual part of the Japanese knife history because it copied so many great designs already produced here in the US.

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  • History Buff? 15 Historical Knives Still in Production Today

    2016-10-10u2002·u2002The austere manufacturing and lack of complexity helped the Higonokami survive the lack of steel available during WWII, solidifying its position as the standard of Japanese folding knives. Interestingly, Japan has some of the harshest knife laws in the world, and so carrying a Higonokami out and about is quite problematic today.

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  • The 15 Best Japanese EDC Knives

    2018-2-3u2002·u2002Higo no Kami Tokudai Nagaokoma. This higonokami knife is a folding pocket knife that has a history in Japan going back to the late 1800s. It has a friction folder that includes no locking system,and can be used for sharpening your pencil to carpentry.It is the same design from the beginning, which means it works just fine the way it is.

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  • The Hattori Collector – The Knives of Ichiro Hattori

    2015-10-12u2002·u2002Ichiro Hattori (Born 1939- 服部 維知郎)is a renowned knife maker in the city of Seki, Gifu Prefecture Japan. Seki is the most internationally well known of several cities famous in Japan for it's history of cutlery and craftsmen going back some 800 years.

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  • The History of the Knife Throughout the Ages – The Knife

    2017-12-19u2002·u2002However, one 'recent' creation with regards to knives and blades is the invention of the folding knife, about 600 years ago. These folding knives have surely evolved during these 600 years – better locking mechanisms, stronger attachment, better handle design – but the concept is still the same.

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  • 70's VALOR Sportsman Folding knife, Seki, Japan #4000315NOS

    Valor Corp of Florida based in Miami, FL was an importer of knives from Seki, Japan in the 70's - 90's They used a variety of proven knife manufacturers in Seki, Japan including Ichiro Hattori and Tak Fukuta. Valor Sportsman Knife- NOS 4000315. This is a large, beautiful Valor knife folding, lockback knife. No marks or scratches, lnew old stock..

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  • The Best Japanese Pocket Knives

    Here are 8 Japanese pocket knives worthy of your EDC: Higo no Kami Tokudai Nagaokoma. If you're not already familiar, the higonokami is a type of folding pocket knife that originated in the Hyōgo Prefecture of Japan in the late 1800s. The friction folder includes no locking system, and it's been used for everything from carpentry and small ...

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  • MCUSTA – MCUSTA is a folding knife brand made in Japan.

    2020-10-9u2002·u2002MCUSTA is a folding knife brand made in Japan. 2020-10-09 MCUSTA website is now open. The Making-of MCUSTA. Take a look at the manufacturing processes and …

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  • G. Sakai Brand History - Country Knives

    2021-11-1u2002·u2002The company is currently one of the best know makers of high quality knives in Seki City, the knife center of Japan. They produce knives under their own brand, and also produce knives for a lot of brands around the world. G.Sakai was a small knife maker when it was founded under the name 'Sakai Hamono' in 1958.

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  • The History of the Knife Throughout the Ages – The Knife Hub

    2017-12-19u2002·u2002However, one 'recent' creation with regards to knives and blades is the invention of the folding knife, about 600 years ago. These folding knives have surely evolved during these 600 years – better locking mechanisms, stronger attachment, better handle design – but the concept is …

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  • The Kershaw Hunters - The Hattori Collector – The Knives ...

    2015-9-24u2002·u2002Right side: KAI 1050, Japan. 1999- 2008 Left side: Kershaw, Folding Field. Right side: 1050, Japan. Post 2009 : Kershaw marketed 1050s manufactured in China for one or two years using 8Cr13MoV steel. The Kershaw 1050 is on display among the knives in the Seki Sword Tradition Museum (関鍛冶伝承館) in Seki City, Gifu Prefecture, Japan ...

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  • The History Of The Pocket Knife

    The small folding knife has become a quintessential item in a man's everyday carry collection. Here's a bit of the history behind the iconic knife. 600-500 BC. The oldest pocket knife (or 'jackknife') ever discovered dates back to around 600-500 BC. It was unearthed in Hallstatt, Austria, and it features a single blade with a bone ...

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  • Vintage Hobo Knife Multi Tool Japan

    2021-7-20u2002·u2002The knife blade is a typical knife blade for a pocket knife of this size. Probably a bit better than the typical dinner knife. And if you are camping the meat is probably steak which is the easiest meat to cook and the knife blade will work well as a steak knife. There are 5 other tools, there is a flat head screwdriver, corkscrew, scissors ...

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  • The 12 Most Iconic Pocket Knives Of All Time

    2019-5-8u2002·u2002Victorinox Swiss Army Knife. Almost definitely the most well-known folding multi-tool or pocket knife of all time, the Victorinox Swiss Army Knife is legendary around the globe. Like Opinel, Victorinox was also founded back in 1897 — making it one of the few knife-making companies to have existed for a century or more.

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  • Rare vintage knives - Old Pocket Knives

    These rare vintage knives include Case, Remington, Winchester and more. In addition, I have included some 19th century bowie knives and the top fixed blade knife manufactures of the 20th century such as Ruana, Randall and Marbles.. I appreciate any purchases or offers made from these links as I earn a commission, at no extra cost to you.

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  • The Best Japanese Pocket Knives

    Here are 8 Japanese pocket knives worthy of your EDC: Higo no Kami Tokudai Nagaokoma. If you're not already familiar, the higonokami is a type of folding pocket knife that originated in the Hyōgo Prefecture of Japan in the late 1800s. The friction folder includes no locking system, and it's been used for everything from carpentry and small ...

    Get Price
  • 16 Historical Knives that are Still Made Today – The Knife

    2017-12-21u2002·u2002The knife industry has prospered throughout history and is still incredibly active today. Here are 16 of the most iconic historical knives that are still used and produced today. #16. Higonokami. Higonokami knives were created in Japan around 1896. The decrease of the Samurai caused a lowering demand for swords, and smiths were struggling to ...

    Get Price
  • Miyamoto Japanese Pocket Knives

    The maker of these Japanese archetypal folding knives, Mr. Miyamoto is in the third generation of hand forged knife manufacturing. Until a few decades ago, nearly every school children and young man in Japan owned this type of pocket knife. The Japanese used this type of knife …

    Get Price
  • 70's VALOR Sportsman Folding knife, Seki, Japan

    Valor Corp of Florida based in Miami, FL was an importer of knives from Seki, Japan in the 70's - 90's They used a variety of proven knife manufacturers in Seki, Japan including Ichiro Hattori and Tak Fukuta. Valor Sportsman Knife- NOS 4000315. This is a large, beautiful Valor knife folding, lockback knife. No marks or scratches, lnew old stock..

    Get Price
  • Hattori - Highend and Rare Japanese Knife Collections

    About Us. JapaneseKnifeDirect.Com (JKD) was established in 2001 as the direct internet sales division of The Kencrest Corporation. Located in Seki City, the Japanese knife making capital, we are a specialized online retailer of high-end, high quality Japanese outdoor knives, hunting knives and folding knives.

    Get Price
  • The History Of The Pocket Knife

    The small folding knife has become a quintessential item in a man's everyday carry collection. Here's a bit of the history behind the iconic knife. 600-500 BC. The oldest pocket knife (or 'jackknife') ever discovered dates back to around 600-500 BC. It was unearthed in Hallstatt, Austria, and it …

    Get Price
  • Vintage Hobo Knife Multi Tool Japan

    2021-7-20u2002·u2002The knife blade is a typical knife blade for a pocket knife of this size. Probably a bit better than the typical dinner knife. And if you are camping the meat is probably steak which is the easiest meat to cook and the knife blade will work well as a steak knife. There are 5 other tools, there is a flat head screwdriver, corkscrew, scissors ...

    Get Price
  • A Short History of the Air Force Survival Knife – Major Hykr

    2018-6-21u2002·u2002A Short History of the Air Force Survival Knife. The genesis of the Air Force Survival Knife goes back to the 1950s at the dawn of the jet age. Here is the basic history of this knife. June 21, 2018. Many of us have been exposed to the fixed blade knife known popularly as the Air Force Survival Knife. We have seen it in outfitter stores ...

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  • Edge Brand and Edge Mark History - All About Pocket Knives

    2020-9-27u2002·u2002Edge Brand and Edge Mark History. I recently got a Edge Brand Fixed Blade, stag handled # 54, of course it has a distinctive design, (top in photo). Now in past few days I have now an Edge Mark #52 (middle in photo), - same design, but with different blade. There are certinally many knife makers, even in those days, from Germany with stag handles.

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  • Must-Know Facts About The Bolo Knife - History ...

    2016-5-28u2002·u2002FMA and especially knife skills are living arts in the Philippines and have proven a challenge to conquering forces from Spain, the U.S., and Japan. Various styles of bolo knives The Bolo Knife is an important symbol. The bolo knife stands out in Filipino culture. Artful bolo knives are given as important gifts to military officers and others.

    Get Price
  • The Best Japanese Pocket Knives

    Here are 8 Japanese pocket knives worthy of your EDC: Higo no Kami Tokudai Nagaokoma. If you're not already familiar, the higonokami is a type of folding pocket knife that originated in the Hyōgo Prefecture of Japan in the late 1800s. The friction folder includes no locking system, and it's been used for everything from carpentry and small ...

    Get Price
  • 16 Historical Knives that are Still Made Today – The Knife

    2017-12-21u2002·u2002The knife industry has prospered throughout history and is still incredibly active today. Here are 16 of the most iconic historical knives that are still used and produced today. #16. Higonokami. Higonokami knives were created in Japan around 1896. The decrease of the Samurai caused a lowering demand for swords, and smiths were struggling to ...

    Get Price
  • Miyamoto Japanese Pocket Knives

    The maker of these Japanese archetypal folding knives, Mr. Miyamoto is in the third generation of hand forged knife manufacturing. Until a few decades ago, nearly every school children and young man in Japan owned this type of pocket knife. The Japanese used this type of knife …

    Get Price
  • 70's VALOR Sportsman Folding knife, Seki, Japan

    Valor Corp of Florida based in Miami, FL was an importer of knives from Seki, Japan in the 70's - 90's They used a variety of proven knife manufacturers in Seki, Japan including Ichiro Hattori and Tak Fukuta. Valor Sportsman Knife- NOS 4000315. This is a large, beautiful Valor knife folding, lockback knife. No marks or scratches, lnew old stock..

    Get Price
  • Hattori - Highend and Rare Japanese Knife Collections

    About Us. JapaneseKnifeDirect.Com (JKD) was established in 2001 as the direct internet sales division of The Kencrest Corporation. Located in Seki City, the Japanese knife making capital, we are a specialized online retailer of high-end, high quality Japanese outdoor knives, hunting knives and folding knives.

    Get Price
  • The History Of The Pocket Knife

    The small folding knife has become a quintessential item in a man's everyday carry collection. Here's a bit of the history behind the iconic knife. 600-500 BC. The oldest pocket knife (or 'jackknife') ever discovered dates back to around 600-500 BC. It was unearthed in Hallstatt, Austria, and it …

    Get Price
  • Vintage Hobo Knife Multi Tool Japan

    2021-7-20u2002·u2002The knife blade is a typical knife blade for a pocket knife of this size. Probably a bit better than the typical dinner knife. And if you are camping the meat is probably steak which is the easiest meat to cook and the knife blade will work well as a steak knife. There are 5 other tools, there is a flat head screwdriver, corkscrew, scissors ...

    Get Price
  • A Short History of the Air Force Survival Knife – Major Hykr

    2018-6-21u2002·u2002A Short History of the Air Force Survival Knife. The genesis of the Air Force Survival Knife goes back to the 1950s at the dawn of the jet age. Here is the basic history of this knife. June 21, 2018. Many of us have been exposed to the fixed blade knife known popularly as the Air Force Survival Knife. We have seen it in outfitter stores ...

    Get Price
  • Edge Brand and Edge Mark History - All About Pocket Knives

    2020-9-27u2002·u2002Edge Brand and Edge Mark History. I recently got a Edge Brand Fixed Blade, stag handled # 54, of course it has a distinctive design, (top in photo). Now in past few days I have now an Edge Mark #52 (middle in photo), - same design, but with different blade. There are certinally many knife makers, even in those days, from Germany with stag handles.

    Get Price
  • Must-Know Facts About The Bolo Knife - History ...

    2016-5-28u2002·u2002FMA and especially knife skills are living arts in the Philippines and have proven a challenge to conquering forces from Spain, the U.S., and Japan. Various styles of bolo knives The Bolo Knife is an important symbol. The bolo knife stands out in Filipino culture. Artful bolo knives are given as important gifts to military officers and others.

    Get Price
  • The Best Japanese Pocket Knives

    Here are 8 Japanese pocket knives worthy of your EDC: Higo no Kami Tokudai Nagaokoma. If you're not already familiar, the higonokami is a type of folding pocket knife that originated in the Hyōgo Prefecture of Japan in the late 1800s. The friction folder includes no locking system, and it's been used for everything from carpentry and small ...

    Get Price
  • 16 Historical Knives that are Still Made Today – The Knife

    2017-12-21u2002·u2002The knife industry has prospered throughout history and is still incredibly active today. Here are 16 of the most iconic historical knives that are still used and produced today. #16. Higonokami. Higonokami knives were created in Japan around 1896. The decrease of the Samurai caused a lowering demand for swords, and smiths were struggling to ...

    Get Price
  • Miyamoto Japanese Pocket Knives

    The maker of these Japanese archetypal folding knives, Mr. Miyamoto is in the third generation of hand forged knife manufacturing. Until a few decades ago, nearly every school children and young man in Japan owned this type of pocket knife. The Japanese used this type of knife …

    Get Price
  • 70's VALOR Sportsman Folding knife, Seki, Japan

    Valor Corp of Florida based in Miami, FL was an importer of knives from Seki, Japan in the 70's - 90's They used a variety of proven knife manufacturers in Seki, Japan including Ichiro Hattori and Tak Fukuta. Valor Sportsman Knife- NOS 4000315. This is a large, beautiful Valor knife folding, lockback knife. No marks or scratches, lnew old stock..

    Get Price
  • Hattori - Highend and Rare Japanese Knife Collections

    About Us. JapaneseKnifeDirect.Com (JKD) was established in 2001 as the direct internet sales division of The Kencrest Corporation. Located in Seki City, the Japanese knife making capital, we are a specialized online retailer of high-end, high quality Japanese outdoor knives, hunting knives and folding knives.

    Get Price
  • The History Of The Pocket Knife

    The small folding knife has become a quintessential item in a man's everyday carry collection. Here's a bit of the history behind the iconic knife. 600-500 BC. The oldest pocket knife (or 'jackknife') ever discovered dates back to around 600-500 BC. It was unearthed in Hallstatt, Austria, and it …

    Get Price
  • Vintage Hobo Knife Multi Tool Japan

    2021-7-20u2002·u2002The knife blade is a typical knife blade for a pocket knife of this size. Probably a bit better than the typical dinner knife. And if you are camping the meat is probably steak which is the easiest meat to cook and the knife blade will work well as a steak knife. There are 5 other tools, there is a flat head screwdriver, corkscrew, scissors ...

    Get Price
  • A Short History of the Air Force Survival Knife – Major Hykr

    2018-6-21u2002·u2002A Short History of the Air Force Survival Knife. The genesis of the Air Force Survival Knife goes back to the 1950s at the dawn of the jet age. Here is the basic history of this knife. June 21, 2018. Many of us have been exposed to the fixed blade knife known popularly as the Air Force Survival Knife. We have seen it in outfitter stores ...

    Get Price
  • Edge Brand and Edge Mark History - All About Pocket Knives

    2020-9-27u2002·u2002Edge Brand and Edge Mark History. I recently got a Edge Brand Fixed Blade, stag handled # 54, of course it has a distinctive design, (top in photo). Now in past few days I have now an Edge Mark #52 (middle in photo), - same design, but with different blade. There are certinally many knife makers, even in those days, from Germany with stag handles.

    Get Price
  • Must-Know Facts About The Bolo Knife - History ...

    2016-5-28u2002·u2002FMA and especially knife skills are living arts in the Philippines and have proven a challenge to conquering forces from Spain, the U.S., and Japan. Various styles of bolo knives The Bolo Knife is an important symbol. The bolo knife stands out in Filipino culture. Artful bolo knives are given as important gifts to military officers and others.

    Get Price
  • The Best Japanese Pocket Knives

    Here are 8 Japanese pocket knives worthy of your EDC: Higo no Kami Tokudai Nagaokoma. If you're not already familiar, the higonokami is a type of folding pocket knife that originated in the Hyōgo Prefecture of Japan in the late 1800s. The friction folder includes no locking system, and it's been used for everything from carpentry and small ...

    Get Price
  • 16 Historical Knives that are Still Made Today – The Knife

    2017-12-21u2002·u2002The knife industry has prospered throughout history and is still incredibly active today. Here are 16 of the most iconic historical knives that are still used and produced today. #16. Higonokami. Higonokami knives were created in Japan around 1896. The decrease of the Samurai caused a lowering demand for swords, and smiths were struggling to ...

    Get Price
  • Miyamoto Japanese Pocket Knives

    The maker of these Japanese archetypal folding knives, Mr. Miyamoto is in the third generation of hand forged knife manufacturing. Until a few decades ago, nearly every school children and young man in Japan owned this type of pocket knife. The Japanese used this type of knife …

    Get Price
  • 70's VALOR Sportsman Folding knife, Seki, Japan

    Valor Corp of Florida based in Miami, FL was an importer of knives from Seki, Japan in the 70's - 90's They used a variety of proven knife manufacturers in Seki, Japan including Ichiro Hattori and Tak Fukuta. Valor Sportsman Knife- NOS 4000315. This is a large, beautiful Valor knife folding, lockback knife. No marks or scratches, lnew old stock..

    Get Price
  • Hattori - Highend and Rare Japanese Knife Collections

    About Us. JapaneseKnifeDirect.Com (JKD) was established in 2001 as the direct internet sales division of The Kencrest Corporation. Located in Seki City, the Japanese knife making capital, we are a specialized online retailer of high-end, high quality Japanese outdoor knives, hunting knives and folding knives.

    Get Price
  • The History Of The Pocket Knife

    The small folding knife has become a quintessential item in a man's everyday carry collection. Here's a bit of the history behind the iconic knife. 600-500 BC. The oldest pocket knife (or 'jackknife') ever discovered dates back to around 600-500 BC. It was unearthed in Hallstatt, Austria, and it …

    Get Price
  • Vintage Hobo Knife Multi Tool Japan

    2021-7-20u2002·u2002The knife blade is a typical knife blade for a pocket knife of this size. Probably a bit better than the typical dinner knife. And if you are camping the meat is probably steak which is the easiest meat to cook and the knife blade will work well as a steak knife. There are 5 other tools, there is a flat head screwdriver, corkscrew, scissors ...

    Get Price
  • A Short History of the Air Force Survival Knife – Major Hykr

    2018-6-21u2002·u2002A Short History of the Air Force Survival Knife. The genesis of the Air Force Survival Knife goes back to the 1950s at the dawn of the jet age. Here is the basic history of this knife. June 21, 2018. Many of us have been exposed to the fixed blade knife known popularly as the Air Force Survival Knife. We have seen it in outfitter stores ...

    Get Price
  • Edge Brand and Edge Mark History - All About Pocket Knives

    2020-9-27u2002·u2002Edge Brand and Edge Mark History. I recently got a Edge Brand Fixed Blade, stag handled # 54, of course it has a distinctive design, (top in photo). Now in past few days I have now an Edge Mark #52 (middle in photo), - same design, but with different blade. There are certinally many knife makers, even in those days, from Germany with stag handles.

    Get Price
  • Must-Know Facts About The Bolo Knife - History ...

    2016-5-28u2002·u2002FMA and especially knife skills are living arts in the Philippines and have proven a challenge to conquering forces from Spain, the U.S., and Japan. Various styles of bolo knives The Bolo Knife is an important symbol. The bolo knife stands out in Filipino culture. Artful bolo knives are given as important gifts to military officers and others.

    Get Price