Camillus USN Mark 1

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Camillus USN Mark 1

Postby Wharnecilff » Fri Oct 19, 2018 11:23 pm

This Camillus USN Mark 1 was in my father's various tool boxes and workbenches since I was a kid..don't know where he got it..maybe a flea market purchase back in the 60's. It's definitely had a hard life .my question is should I try to restore it or leave it as is? I'm open to opinions/advice.

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Re: Camillus USN Mark 1

Postby eveled » Sat Oct 20, 2018 12:06 am


I'd restore it. Pretty sure you can you a KaBar handle kit. Like the one I used on the above knife.

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Re: Camillus USN Mark 1

Postby Captain O » Sat Feb 09, 2019 7:57 pm

Restore it. You know you want to and you'll love it.
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Re: Camillus USN Mark 1

Postby Yehuda » Sun Feb 17, 2019 12:06 am

Don't have pics, but I restored my stepson's USMC KaBar. When a knife gets to far gone, restoration is it's only salvation.
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