In the 1990s, the company entered the market and the Baers were both inducted into the. Additional charges for Non Free Shipping products, products shipping to remote locations, HazMat products, and large or heavy items still apply. Genuine Uncle Henry knives were hand cutlered, 100% hand inspected and came with a lifetime warrantee. Made Schrade Tough in the U. The sheath has heavy duty stitching and a double layer spline to protect the outer leather layers from the point and edge of the blade. Very attractive it is, too.
Additional charges for Non Free Shipping products, products shipping to remote locations, HazMat products, and large or heavy items still apply. Additional charges for Non Free Shipping products, products shipping to remote locations, HazMat products, and large or heavy items still apply. As the name implies, Staglon looks like a genuine stag grip, but is more durable. The Uncle Henry knife line, made by the new Schrade, is a selection of pocket knives, lock blades, fixed blade hunters, etc. Having previously reviewed the folding hunter for , it seemed reasonable to review one of the new Uncle Henry fixed blade hunting knives.
The handle shape allows a secure hold and the blade shape is excellent for field dressing big game animals and detail work. If you have information on an Uncle Henry knife that is not listed, please feel free to email it to me for a later update. I used a Dremel Moto-Tool with a sanding disc on a cylindrical 402 mandrel to remove the mold lines and unwanted dye. This list is based on Schrade catalogs and price list from 1973 through 2004. Photo by Chuck Hawks The Schrade Cutlery Company was once the largest knife manufacturer in the United States. Schrade formed a new company, the Geo.
Its extra heft makes it a bit heavier to carry, but feels good when cutting. Baer took the company private to ward off hostile investors by purchasing all outstanding stock in the company. In 1917, Schrade licensed a flylock switchblade design to the Challenge Cutlery Company, which he then joined. For almost 100 years, since 1904, the Schrade and Uncle Henry name products have been manufactured with superior materials and expert craftsmanship. Uncle Henry knives are high quality cutlery, still treasured by those who own and use them.
It is a high tensile strength, all-purpose steel selected by Taylor Brands for their Uncle Henry and Old Timer brand knife blades. Details on some of the knives are scarce, especially some of the ones that do not appear in any catalogs. Any questions, Please feel free to contact me. Can be enlarged to allow bullets up to. Uncle Henry Knives are genuine classics. Additional charges for Non Free Shipping products, products shipping to remote locations, HazMat products, and large or heavy items still apply.
It is a medium sized stockman with rounded nickle silver bolsters and Uncle Henry signature shield. Uncle Henry Knives Uncle Henry Knives manufactured by the Imperial Schrade Corporation closed their doors July 30, 2004, after 100 years of business. The original company's fortunes declined and in 2004 it entered into bankruptcy where all equipment and intellectual property was sold off to reimburse creditors. Some of these are referred to as End of Days knives that were made after the factory closed and before the bankruptcy sale. Louis Schrade and renamed it the Schrade Walden Cutlery Corporation, a division of the Imperial Knife Associated Companies group.
Main blade is a turkish clip point with a nail nick. Schrade pursued his knifemaking interests at both Challenge and at Schrade, where his brother George now managed one of the company's factories. These are actually the same material, but they look different. There was even a one year guarantee against loss. The Uncle Henry line was named in honor of Cutlery Hall of Fame member Henry Baer. In the 1920s, Schrade bought the defunct Walden Cutlery Company in order to obtain their stocks of handle material for his knives.
Ditto the shape of the finger guard and the use of triple line spacers at each end of the handle. Made Schrade Tough, Schrade's Uncle Henry and Old Timer knife products have been carried by generations of Americans, and prized for their reliability, durability and value. If you are a regular seller of knives, you definitely need to check out our. This protects the original purchaser against defects in materials, manufacture or assembly. Need an affordable and effective way to buy and sell knives online? The combination of brass, Staglon and stainless steel make this perhaps the best looking folding hunter we have encountered.
The warrantee, of course, is no longer honored, since the Company closed its doors in 2004. Production is now in China. These were produced for only 2 years each being built on an existing 3rd Generation frame. Rear exterior of comp can be machined to conform to barrel. The Stainless Steel Blade, Staglon Handles and Solid Nickel Silver Bolsters are Perfect.