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Need help finding knife

Postby BoeM » Tue Feb 13, 2018 2:58 am

Hey guys. Im getting married soon and im looking to get some edc/pocket knives for my friends in my wedding/bachelor party. I am looking for something with wood handles as i think it gives off more of a classic and classy look. Also want it to be able to engrave it either on the handle or the blade so i can put their names on it. Would like to keep the price of the knife around $50 or less. I have done a fair amount of searching on my own but cant find the right knife. The opinel knifes are nice but i dont like the manual locking mechanism. Also didnt like buck because i want a full wooden handle. Any other suggestions from you guys?

1. Wood handle edc/pocket knife
2. can engrave handle or blade
3. Price around $50 or less

Any help would be great!

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Re: Need help finding knife

Postby RalphAlsip » Tue Feb 13, 2018 3:16 am

The $50 or less constraint is going to be tough - along with all the other requirements.

These Case Copperlocks are synthetic handles, but are less than $50. They are locking knives. There are 2 different sizes.
https://www.casexx.com/Details/?ProductCode=22418&Patid=35
https://www.casexx.com/Details/?ProductCode=22480&Patid=13

The prices on the next link are well outside the range, but you might get some ideas.
https://www.mooremaker.com/engraved-knives.html

Congratulations and good luck!

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Re: Need help finding knife

Postby Mumbleypeg » Tue Feb 13, 2018 3:25 am

This might work. You'll need to contact them to see if they can engrave them and if so what it would cost. http://www.casexx.com/Details/?ProductC ... &Patid=221

Like Jerry says, for $50 with wood handles including engraving that's a tough order to fill.

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Re: Need help finding knife

Postby bdev » Tue Feb 13, 2018 3:29 am

You can try xxCutlery.
They specialize in engraved Case knives but finding a wood handled knife at your price point will be tough.
Here's there link....

http://www.xxcutlery.com/?gclid=CJ7txsu ... 4AodnHwAMQ

Here's their link for Groomsmen knives.....

http://www.xxcutlery.com/c-475-groomsme ... ?pagenum=1
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Re: Need help finding knife

Postby TwoFlowersLuggage » Tue Feb 13, 2018 4:38 am

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Re: Need help finding knife

Postby deo-pa » Tue Feb 13, 2018 4:48 pm

Here are a bunch of wood handled knives that can be ordered engraved:

http://www.lazerdesigns.com/Merchant2/merchant.mvc?Screen=CTGY&Category_Code=kniveswoodhandle

Check out the Buck Graduate 328. I think it has the classy look you're after.

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Re: Need help finding knife

Postby stagman » Sun Mar 11, 2018 7:25 am

If ya want a decked out gold fancy looking knife,,,engraved bolsters
gold coating,,,all done for a groomsman to be surprised,,,go to
Etsy.com and put ,,,gold groomsman knife,,,, in the search
it in my opinion would be a nice knife gift for your buddies

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Re: Need help finding knife

Postby RobesonsRme.com » Sun Mar 11, 2018 1:57 pm

Try SARCO in Florence, Alabama.

Their Tri-Edge knives make good groomsmen's gifts, but I don't think they are available with wood.

They probably have other choices.

Jace Sargent can do pretty much anything you want.

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Re: Need help finding knife

Postby gwelker62 » Sun Mar 11, 2018 2:34 pm

BoeM wrote:i want a full wooden handle.


Can you elaborate on what you mean by a "full" wooden handle?

Sounds like your looking for a Schrade Uncle Henry Smokey LB5.

https://www.knife-depot.com/knife-60258.html

It's not too big, not too little, and has wood scales. Although I am avid Uncle Henry collector I wouldn't buy em since all the new ones are china made. It's a principle thing for me, but that may not be a limitation for someone else. I actually have one that came with a group of knives I purchased, and I can say it at leas looks like quality stuff.


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