Wednesday, April 1, 2009

ABC Wednesday - K is for Knife Hilt

K is for Knife Hilt............

the silver hilt on a large knife

The boys have plenty of knives for hunting and fishing and each one has it's own job.

There are knives that fold and there are ones that are straight.

Some have thick, wide blades, other have fine, thin ones.

Some of the handles are metal, some are wood, and this one is rubber - it has a good, secure feel when you grip it.

It is one of my favorites, and call me strange, but the thing I like the best about it is the pretty little "S" curve that the hilt has.

It is rather fancy and it reminds me of an old fashioned one - like something that Robin Hood might have used when he wasn't using his bow and arrows.

The boys have put this one aside for me to use.

It's a pity, the thing will stay as new as the day they bought it. The only "use" it will get from me is as a model for a photo.

This is the fourth round of ABC Wednesday. If you would like to join in please visit this site for the details.


  1. Hmmm, it is a beautiful photo and no doubt a beautiful knife, but there is something about a knife, that is not a kitchenknife, that gives me the shivers.

  2. A beautiful knife. I like that photo.

  3. Maybe that is the best use one can put a knife to? :-) The picture was excellent.

  4. Oh I remember when my son was enamored with knives. I always wondered what the fascination was.

  5. I like the knife.. That's a pretty knife..
    But why that compo may I ask?

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  7. Wonderful knife! Terrific photo...

  8. It's a pretty knife - though I'm not fond of rubber handles myself. I can see that they're safer, they just don't feel right.

    It looks very sharp!

  9. Great post! Very interesting, keep on posting.

    Natural Fat Binder

  10. Great post! Very interesting topic. Thanks for sharing.. Keep on posting.

    Fat Binder

  11. So sorry I haven't managed to comment much but I do appreciate your contribution. Thanks so much.Jon has a few knives, all with various tools so he is never unprepared! lol! Favourite one must be the cork screw!


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