Old Keen Kutter Knives

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Re: Old Keen Kutter Knives

Post by woodwalker » Mon Apr 06, 2020 12:06 pm

danno50 wrote:
Fri Apr 03, 2020 1:48 am
Being as how I probably won't be straying too far from the house for the next month or two, I got all of my Keen Kutters out of the safe, oiled them up and put them back into my display case.
Beautiful shot of a wonderful collection Danno! Awesome! :)

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Re: Old Keen Kutter Knives

Post by luckydog64 » Mon Apr 06, 2020 2:17 pm

Thats a beautiful whittler Barry.

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Re: Old Keen Kutter Knives

Post by danno50 » Mon Apr 06, 2020 3:08 pm

Thank you for the kind comments Barry, Joe and woodwalker.
Spectacular EC Simmons, Barry! ::tu:: Thanks for posting it. I love that etch! I have only seen that particular etch on the EC Simmons and Simmons Hardware stamped knives. I would agree that the engraving on the backsprings is after market.
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Re: Old Keen Kutter Knives

Post by peanut740 » Mon Apr 06, 2020 5:17 pm

Pattern 4083,coming in right at 3 1/2" long.Has some remaining salesman ink,but not enough to read.Otherwise unused with some spotting.
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Re: Old Keen Kutter Knives

Post by stockman » Tue Apr 07, 2020 12:46 am

Nice one Roger

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Re: Old Keen Kutter Knives

Post by 1fartsmella » Tue Apr 07, 2020 1:07 am

Roger, That pearl looks fantastic.
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Re: Old Keen Kutter Knives

Post by 1fartsmella » Tue Apr 07, 2020 1:12 am

A three back spring Cattle knife measures a hair under 3 3/4" closed. Pattern number K737 3/4 etched on the back of the master blade.
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Re: Old Keen Kutter Knives

Post by 1967redrider » Tue Apr 07, 2020 1:23 am

::oh_my:: really sweet!!! I love that pattern!!!
Pocket, fixed, machete, axe, it's all good!

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Re: Old Keen Kutter Knives

Post by peanut740 » Tue Apr 07, 2020 2:04 am

Thanks Harold and Barry. ::handshake::
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Re: Old Keen Kutter Knives

Post by danno50 » Tue Apr 07, 2020 2:14 am

Beautiful knives Roger and Barry!! ::tu:: ::tu:: Great to see some action in this thread!
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Re: Old Keen Kutter Knives

Post by Winchester M21 » Tue Apr 07, 2020 2:16 am

Nice one Roger!!

And yours too (fartsmella) 🤣
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Re: Old Keen Kutter Knives

Post by edge213 » Wed Apr 08, 2020 6:37 pm

1fartsmella wrote:
Tue Apr 07, 2020 1:12 am
A three back spring Cattle knife measures a hair under 3 3/4" closed. Pattern number K737 3/4 etched on the back of the master blade.
Barry, this is a beautiful knife.
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Re: Old Keen Kutter Knives

Post by 1967redrider » Thu Apr 16, 2020 12:47 am

I picked up a KK trio recently from joefm. A Cattle knife (possibly a K3878 1/4), a K8 cracked ice Pen and a KS319 Vaquero (Alvin Sellen's pattern name, not sure where it derives from?). I love the fact that each has the Keen Kutter logo shield. Blade etch on the black Vaquero. Currently had a couple Cattle knives, a pearl Pen and a goldstone (a Case term) Vaquero. Adding to the family. ::nod::
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Re: Old Keen Kutter Knives

Post by Jacknifeben » Thu Apr 16, 2020 12:58 am

Found this print rolled up in a cardboard tube along with some real old knives.
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Re: Old Keen Kutter Knives

Post by 1967redrider » Thu Apr 16, 2020 1:07 am

That is classic, love the motto. ::super_happy::
Pocket, fixed, machete, axe, it's all good!

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