Victorinox (Victoria) stag horn Camper

Here is another Camper with stag horn scales. It’s a bit older than the stag horn Camper I posted before. This one has three exposed rivets instead of two. The middle pin is less oxidized than the outer (brass) ones so I guess it’s made of nickel silver. Other nice features of this knife are the old, triangular awl (slightly bent unfortunately), five turn grooved corkscrew, old style wood saw, clip point small blade, sharpened bottle opener, +PAT can opener

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Four shades of blue

I am always looking for unusual SAK scales (materials, designs, colors). A couple of days I found a Spartan with light blue scales which I had never seen before. Turns out at least four shades of blue exist in 91mm, of which only one is actually found on regular knives (with item number codes ending in .2). Edit (20170501): I think the Bosch-branded scales are yet another shade of blue. I’ve never compared them. From left to right: Light blue,

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Victorinox (Elinox) 91mm Picknicker (or Campingmesser)

Victorinox (Elinox) Picnicker

This is a Victorinox (Elinox) 91mm Picnicker. It was part of the Elinox product line and since it has the five-turn corkscrew and no hole in the reamer. It’s probably from the 1970s (?). It also has the +PAT opener and a sharpened bottle opener. It is basically a Camper but with a twist: it has a small pruning blade instead of the small pen blade and it has a serrated main blade. The serrations are a bit unusual on

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Red Victorinox Traveller and green Camper

Green Victorinox Camper and Red Traveller

Yesterday, I received two Victorinox knives from a nice chap from the Forums. The seller called the red one a Tourist, but I think it’s a Traveller, which is basically a Climber without the keyring. Which is obviously not the same as the modern Traveller (with an electronic timepiece, thermometer, altimeter, etc. in the front scales). This Traveller has a company logo on the front, so the Victorinox logo is on the rear (the corkscrew side). The Camper has

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