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Old 06-08-2016, 04:49 AM   #1
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US trench knife, good or fake?
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Old 06-08-2016, 07:11 AM   #2
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Hi the handle is not made like a A U LION handle . And the blade would have been marked . I believe it is one of the Japanese made ones . the have value but not as much as its selling for now. If I were you they come up for sale all the time here I would wait for one from here . Cliff
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Old 06-08-2016, 09:28 AM   #3
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Hi the handle is not made like a A U LION handle . And the blade would have been marked . I believe it is one of the Japanese made ones . the have value but not as much as its selling for now. If I were you they come up for sale all the time here I would wait for one from here . Cliff
Agree, I had a few originals and one of these reproduced models here.

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Old 06-09-2016, 11:57 AM   #4
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Agreed - it's a reproduction.
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Old 06-09-2016, 04:41 PM   #5
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Thank you all!!!
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Old 06-09-2016, 06:22 PM   #6
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Yup repro from the 1980's. I paid $17 for mine and I still have it.
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