Never used carried or sharpened. 3 3/4″ closed 3 ” blade. Damacus spearpoint blade partially deeply notched upper edge. Blade is tight no wobble with excellant half stop walk and talk strong snap. Beautiful brown worm grooved bone handles nickel silver bolsters and shield with brass liners no cracks or chips. Old time traditionally styled perfetion. Bill Simons is a Knife Guild member and has been making knives since the early 1970’s. He lives in Lakeland, Florida. Pictures are a part of the description. The item “Bill Simons Custom Handmade Damascus Folding Knife” is in sale since Thursday, March 28, 2019. This item is in the category “Collectibles\Knives, Swords & Blades\Collectible Folding Knives\Modern Folding Knives\Custom & Handmade”. The seller is “bristolblades” and is located in Bristol, Indiana. This item can be shipped to United States.
Bill Ruple Custom Handmade 2-Blade Folding Knife. Damascus Blades Fancy Filework Excellent Condition. Custom 2-blade slipjoint folding knife handmade by Bill Ruple of Pleasanton, Texas. Bill has been a custom knife maker since 1988 and serves on the Board of Directors of the Texas Knifemakers and Collectors Association. His specialty is multi-blade slipjoint folders, and this is just a beautiful example of Bill’s work! This knife features two blades of ladder Damascus steel, amber stag handles (I believe), and simply gorgeous fancy filework along the spine. M easures about 4″ closed and 7-1/4″ opened. See the pictures to judge the condition of the knife for yourself; I would call it excellent condition; appears unused. The polished bolsters have some very minor marks. No box or paperwork, but will come in a Bill Ruple logo padded zipper pouch. This knife is from an estate sale; see my other auctions for more knives from this collection by a longtime knife collector. From a smoke-free and pet-free home. The item “BILL RUPLE CUSTOM HANDMADE 2-BLADE FOLDING KNIFE WITH DAMASCUS BLADES” is in sale since Friday, January 05, 2018. This item is in the category “Collectibles\Knives, Swords & Blades\Collectible Folding Knives\Modern Folding Knives\Custom & Handmade”. The seller is “big*bob” and is located in Fullerton, California. This item can be shipped to United States.