Are Old Hickory knives any good?
Accordingly, how old is my Old Hickory knife?
Some blades have horizontal grooves to break up the secondary edge, but the majority are of a simple flat grind. When you come across an Old Hickory in kitchen drawers, barns, basements or grandpa's box of stuff, there is a good chance it can be 50 to 100 years old.
Also, who Makes Old Hickory knives?
OLD HICKORY KITCHEN KNIVES It's hard to find the old timey style carbon steel kitchen knives like they had years ago. Well, Ontario Knife Company still makes these knives from high carbon steel here in the good old USA. Brass riveted hardwood handles, and fully heat treated 1095 tool steel blades.
high-carbon stainless steel