Italian Switchblades.?

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Italian Switchblades.?

Postby hanfischer007 » Wed Feb 08, 2017 9:40 pm

Hey Guys.....My name is Hans Fischer........"back in the day"...late 50s...in high school ..I actually carried a real Italian Switchblade with the stiletto blade...(I think thats correct)...the blade was approximately 5 to 6 inches long.......carried in my right hip pocket next to my bill fold....no one ever said a word to me about it.....student...friend...or teacher........them were the days.......anyway.....I would love to buy another Real Italian Quality Switchblade but dont know where to look .....I dont want a cheap chinese copy but one from Italy if possible..........can anyone give me an idea where to look or what Dealer name I should go for.?.....I appreciate you taking the time to answer...........I have vaguely heard the name ....Beltrame.????......Kind Regards......Hans Fischer

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Re: Italian Switchblades.?

Postby Bill DeShivs » Thu Feb 09, 2017 10:41 pm

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Re: Italian Switchblades.?

Postby Camillus » Tue Feb 28, 2017 5:06 pm

I have two Bill Deshiv switchblade knives if you are interested

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Re: Italian Switchblades.?

Postby jerryd6818 » Tue Feb 28, 2017 5:20 pm

Is this the style you're talking about? I bought this and one with stag handles, out of Italy about 15 years ago. I wouldn't recommend taking that route though. I like to never got them and when I got the last one after six months of waiting, I swore I'd never do that again.
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Re: Italian Switchblades.?

Postby Captain O » Fri Mar 03, 2017 6:06 am

This post is approved by Arf The Wonder Chicken. :wink:

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Re: Italian Switchblades.?

Postby Camillus » Wed Mar 08, 2017 11:45 am

[quote="Camillus"]I have two Bill Deshiv switchblade knives if you are interested[/quote]

Both knives are unused and are beautiful
Made by Bill Deshiv

First is a Leverletto with stag scales
Second is smaller AKC with select Honey Buffalo Horn scales

Asking $250 for the pair
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Re: Italian Switchblades.?

Postby Cutchan » Sun Mar 26, 2017 6:06 pm

Still looking for an Italian blade? I have one you might be interested in.
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