One false move, one jolt or twitch of your wrist and you get horribly, badly hurt.Like a martial arts trainee, the straight razor pupil must expect to suffer.
The company has continuously manufactured pocket knives since 1910. During World War II, the company manufactured bayonets and carbine parts and earned UTICA the coveted Army-Navy E., as well as a number of other awards.
In 1970, the company acquired the Walco Stainless Division of Voos Industries.
And the original packaging is always a bonus, even if the box shows considerable wear.
Deep sandpaper and/or wire brush scratches can seriously devalue a piece.
WALCO is a major player in the hotel/restaurant industry and provides an entire array to the institutional market.