Dating schrade old timer knife

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Camillus did a lot of contract work for Schrade, and likely some of the 863's were done by them as well, but their swell center does have it's own unique characteristics, and is likely solely a Camillus model.Eric Thanks Ericthanks for the info and your time.something about this knife I just like a jigging looks almost identical and the shield is the same (except mine says schrade) to murphs ulster in the above photo. sounds right to me., and combined a lot (but initially not all) of their patterns, especially by the time the delrin handles were introduced.If you want four or more knives with the same inscription or logo, it costs .99 per knife. Click here for more information about our engraved knives. Our Quick Ship personalized knives program features a selection of popular knives that are ready to be engraved and shipped right away for less. Eric There were Ulster stamped knives well into the 1960's. Fun to try and decide with Craftsman knives sometimes...

That dedication and spirit lives at the 93 acre site in Ellenville, blending the decades of experienced hand craftsmanship with some of the most modern technology available.Schrade Cutlery Company was founded in 1904 by George Schrade, and his brothers Jacob and William Schrade. This forum is dedicated to the knives that are the legacy of this company. Gino, the 863 was one of Schrade's open stock models.In 1946 Imperial Knife Associated Companies, (IKAC; an association of Ulster Knife Co and Imperial Knife Co) purchased controlling interest in Schrade Cut Co and changed the name to Schrade Walden Cutlery. This forum is not the place to discuss the replica knives currently being imported using the Schrade name. I know it isnt all that old but I would like knowing the age - it has become a fav edc of mine. The tang stamp would put it between 1975-1980(the year it was discontinued). TJ, Ulster and Schrade merged in 1947, and combined a lot (but initially not all) of their patterns, especially by the time the delrin handles were introduced.For example the tang stamp, if produced after 1973 would have read: SCHRADE N. Legend has it that Old Timer started in 1958 when the folks in charge of Schrade Cutlery Corp decided to offer a knife like the one their grand-dad used to carry -- comfortable, practical, reliable, and tough.One of the best aspects of classic knives is the fact that you can carry them out in the field and then to a black-tie event without thinking twice.

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