Kodiak Little member. #loveless #famousknives #fighter #dagger #bigbear #bobloveless #johndenton #customknives #tactical #knifecollecting #handmadeknives #droppointhunter #bootknife #semiskinner #stevejohnson #jimmerritt #r.w.loveless #boblovelessbook #knifecollectorsbook #customknives #custom #tactical #guncollecting #michealwalker #investment #ferrari #rolex. Jun 21, 2015 - Bob Loveless Knives for sale, Bob Loveless knives to buy trade and sale. I've wanted one of those for years now. MACHIAVELLI ... Chute, Big Bear, or very special limited type such as Pre-Ban Ivory or engraving. Expendables 2 Knives in New BLADE® On Newsstands NOW! #loveless #famousknives #fighter #dagger #bigbear #bobloveless #johndenton #customknives #tactical #knifecollecting #handmadeknives #droppointhunter #bootknife #semiskinner #stevejohnson #jimmerritt #r.w.loveless #boblovelessbook #knifecollectorsbook #customknives #custom #tactical #guncollecting #michealwalker #investment #ferrari #rolex, RW Loveless small stiffhorn on top of a regular semi skinner. John Denton was just named "One of the one of the world’s foremost authorities on Loveless knives" by Blade Magazine! The top is Loveless-Merritt. Bob Loveless or RW Loveless, was an American knife maker who designed and popularized the hollowground drop point blade and the use of full tapered tangs and screw-type handle scale fasteners within the art of knifemaking.wikipedia. What more can you say. "Loveless Parke Logo" Custom Knife Stag "Big Bear" Subhilt Fighter. #loveless #famousknives #fighter #dagger #bigbear #bobloveless #johndenton #customknives #tactical #knifecollecting #handmadeknives #droppointhunter #bootknife #semiskinner #stevejohnson #jimmerritt #r.w.loveless #boblovelessbook #knifecollectorsbook #customknives #custom #tactical #guncollecting #michealwalker #investment #ferrari #rolex, Bob Loveless rare stiffhorn, this has a pouch sheath. #loveless #famousknives #fighter #dagger #bigbear #bobloveless #johndenton #customknives #tactical #knifecollecting #handmadeknives #droppointhunter #bootknife #semiskinner #stevejohnson #jimmerritt #r.w.loveless #boblovelessbook #knifecollectorsbook #customknives #custom #tactical #guncollecting #michealwalker #investment #ferrari #rolex, Bob Loveless and Steve Johnson logos are among the most wanted Loveless knives ever made. That’s a lot of bear bones. This clamshell-shaped grind, known as a Hamaguri or Appleseed Grind, was very popular in designs by the late Bob Lum(the knifemaker who first introduced the modern tanto-style knife) and brings a distinct Japanese flare to the blade design. Blade is extremely sharp with the desirable double nude lady logo and the rare R.W.L. It is stamped "Loveless & Parke Sierra Madre, Calif." There were only 36 (Loveless Parke Logo) knives made in total. This is the Holy Grail for a lot of knife collectors. BP_ Gold Member Gold Member. Bob could make 10 drop point hunters for every Big Bear he made. None better or more collectible. Semi with stag, the top is Green micarta.#loveless #famousknives #fighter #dagger #bigbear #bobloveless #johndenton #customknives #tactical #knifecollecting #handmadeknives #droppointhunter #bootknife #semiskinner #stevejohnson #jimmerritt #r.w.loveless #boblovelessbook #knifecollectorsbook #customknives #custom #tactical #guncollecting #michealwalker #investment #ferrari #rolex, This is the snap that makes the Original RW Loveless New York Special so unique. Semi skinner in stag, the top is not a particular blade, but is close maybe to a semi. Original George Herron Custom LARGE SUBHILT Loveless Big Bear Knife Knives. Buy, Sell, Trade $5,495.00. I would have Salem Straub make me a custom 9" Bowie with one of those crazy insane gorgeous double or triple damascus patterns. #loveless #famousknives #fighter #dagger #bigbear #bobloveless #johndenton #customknives #tactical #knifecollecting #handmadeknives #droppointhunter #bootknife #semiskinner #stevejohnson #jimmerritt #r.w.loveless #boblovelessbook #knifecollectorsbook #customknives #custom #tactical #guncollecting #michealwalker #investment #ferrari #rolex, Bob Loveless New York Special. Aug 26, 2015. Bill Parke was Bob's first business partner. This particular beauty has a signed sheath by Bob and has no number markings on it as Bob did this special for the collector that ordered it. Initials on the ricasso. 14" Made in the shop while both Bob and Jimmy were alive and working. Brand New. Kinnear Knife;623023 said: A Bob Loveless Big Bear. Signature logo and Micarta handle.#loveless #famousknives #fighter #dagger #bigbear #bobloveless #johndenton #customknives #tactical #knifecollecting #handmadeknives #droppointhunter #bootknife #semiskinner #stevejohnson #jimmerritt #r.w.loveless #boblovelessbook #knifecollectorsbook #customknives #custom #tactical #guncollecting #michealwalker #investment #ferrari #rolex, Only 4 Loveless Johnson daggers were made. advertisementvar RevContentSolo = { button_text: 'Find Out More', widget_id: 116684}; Copyright © document.write(new Date().getFullYear()); Caribou Media Group | All rights reserved. Disclosure: These links are affiliate links. #loveless #famousknives #fighter #dagger #bigbear #bobloveless #johndenton #customknives #tactical #knifecollecting #handmadeknives #droppointhunter #bootknife #semiskinner #stevejohnson #jimmerritt #r.w.loveless #boblovelessbook #knifecollectorsbook #customknives #custom #tactical #guncollecting #michealwalker #investment #ferrari #rolex, Bob Loveless, RW Loveless edition of 35 knives. All one piece of metal. The top knife is a very rare hidden pin. The Holy Grail here folks! While the question of “most beautiful” anything is subjective, as a knife maker I’m partial to the Bob Loveless “Big Bear” sub-hilt. Very rare for a drop stiffhorn. 416 Stainless Steel. The blade has a hollow grind on the cutting edge and a convex grind at the tip. #loveless #famousknives #fighter #dagger #bigbear #bobloveless #johndenton #customknives #tactical #knifecollecting #handmadeknives #droppointhunter #bootknife #semiskinner #stevejohnson #jimmerritt #r.w.loveless #boblovelessbook #knifecollectorsbook #customknives #custom #tactical #guncollecting #michealwalker #investment #ferrari #rolex, $12,500 buys the knife on the bottom of the photo. Its approximate value, you ask? Caribou Media Group earns a commission from qualifying purchases. Dagger by RW Loveless.#loveless #famousknives #fighter #dagger #bigbear #bobloveless #johndenton #customknives #tactical #knifecollecting #handmadeknives #droppointhunter #bootknife #semiskinner #stevejohnson #jimmerritt #r.w.loveless #boblovelessbook #knifecollectorsbook #customknives #custom #tactical #guncollecting #michealwalker #investment #ferrari #rolex, RW Loveless semi skinner, great stag. 6 April 2020 Bob Loveless - Jim Merritt fighter, loveless design, subhilt, USA admin4518. This is the very rare Loveless Big Bear Sub-hilt Fighter - the largest knife currently made in the Loveless Shop. He wouldn't even accept an order for one. A Great Big Bear by Bob Loveless!! Bob Loveless was born in 1929, and at the age of 15, he enlisted in the Merchant Marine. Made in late 80's notice the grooves on the top knife bolster. How ‘Bout a Bob Loveless Big Bear Classic? Apparently a presentation gift to Bob Loveless as it has his name engraved on the hilt and then was gold plated over, condition is excellent GW. OAL is approx. Bob Loveless or RW Loveless, was an American knife maker who designed and popularized the hollowground drop point blade and the use of full tapered tangs and screw-type handle scale fasteners within the art of knifemaking. Click Here to Stay Up to Date With New Product Announcements! Bob Loveless Last updated March 15, 2019. or Best Offer +$85.00 shipping. #loveless #famousknives #fighter #dagger #bigbear #bobloveless #johndenton #customknives #tactical #knifecollecting #handmadeknives #droppointhunter #bootknife #semiskinner #stevejohnson #jimmerritt #r.w.loveless #knifecollectorsbook #customknives #custom #tactical #michealwalker, Two Very rare RW Loveless knives. You can see the stag on top is a smaller knife than the crown stag hidden pin Big Bear. Bob Loveless Big Bear Sub-hilt Fighter! That’s a lot of bear bones. Loveless Visit Dave at www.exquisiteknives.com and www.robertloveless.com. The 154-CPM double hollow grind mirror polish finish blade measures 8-1/2” with a 4” top cutting edge. Comments: At this point what more can you say about Bob Loveless, that he was the most influential living knife maker ever, that he was a living legend and more - yes, but even more importantly, Bob was one hell of a knife maker! Bob Loveless made less than 60 Big Bear Fighters prior to 1995. 7) Big Bear Classic The Bob Loveless Lawndale-made crooked skinner at right in the Hiro Soga photo features a 4.5-inch skinner blade, a nickel-silver guard and ebony handle. Watch; R.W. The C149G is a heavy-stock folder (6.2 ounces) with a thick 0.156” (4mm) modified tanto-style blade. Handle Material: Presentation Grade Sambar Stag. 9 0 0. Born: January 2, 1929, Warren, Ohio Died: September 2, 2010, Riverside, California Bob Loveless, also known as R.W. The camp knife is wrought from 1/4-inch stainless steel stock with a 6.5-inch clip-point blade, full tang and ebony handle. Robert Waldorf Loveless (January 2, 1929 – September 2, 2010 [1]), a.k.a. This particular Loveless Big Bear Classic fighter boasts an amber-stag handle, which makes it one of the few made, and no Loveless bolts. The blade is only 3 inches, with improved handle,and no guard, just a collar.#loveless #famousknives #fighter #dagger #bigbear #bobloveless #johndenton #customknives #tactical #knifecollecting #handmadeknives #droppointhunter #bootknife #semiskinner #stevejohnson #jimmerritt #r.w.loveless #boblovelessbook #knifecollectorsbook #customknives #custom #tactical #guncollecting #michealwalker #investment #ferrari #rolex, Very Rare RW Loveless Integrals. I’m glad you did—$35,000. A Bob Loveless Big Bear. See more on Instagram and our websites boblovessknives dot com The Best 25 Knives Ever Made. RW Loveless made the Crown BB in 1970. Duckdog, Pomsbz, T. Erdelyi and 5 others like this. 3 in black micarta and one in yellow micarta.#loveless #famousknives #fighter #dagger #bigbear #bobloveless #johndenton #customknives #tactical #knifecollecting #handmadeknives #droppointhunter #bootknife #semiskinner #stevejohnson #jimmerritt #r.w.loveless #boblovelessbook #knifecollectorsbook #customknives #custom #tactical #guncollecting #michealwalker #investment #ferrari #rolex, Sold, Rare 7" big bear with stag and two tone pins. The blade is approx. It has been engraved by Master Ron Skaggs in a Spartan Soldier theme. These are the very rare Loveless Junior Bear and Big Bear Sub-hilt Fighters. Loveless, R.W. Great Loveless Sheath. He is cited by other knifemakers and … RNST Entrusted Devil Super Moderator. Micarta handle. Maybe 3 were ever made. Handle Material: Green Micarta. The knives are in the John Denton collection. Both integral 154-CM. Menu Cart (0) Elvis and Gil: A Sharp Evening To Remember, Three Blades with an East Asian Design Flair, Two Outdoors Knives for When You’re “Out in the Bush”. May 24, 2009 #222. Mint, as new condition with Presentation grade, Amber Sambar Stag unble ORIGINAL R. W. LOVELESS CUSTOM KNIFE MARKER BIG BEAR SUB HILT FIGHTER KNIFE DOUBLE NUDE LADY LOGO, RIVERSIDE CALIF. Save bob loveless knife to get e-mail alerts and updates on your eBay Feed. The other 2 are sold. www.boblovelessknives.com Mine would be a Lary Chew Covert Spitfire. John Denton Visit https://www.Boblovelessknives.com Instagram https://www.instagram.com/p/B_N6N4XDoa7/ John Denton World's Authority on Bob Loveless Knives per Blade Magazine https://www.Boblovelessknives.com … I’m glad you did—$35,000. Thank you, Dave Ellis, for the image and information. John Denton was named the worlds formost authority on Bob Loveless knives and we buy sell and trade them. Loveless designed the Gerber Guardian knife model for Gerber Knives and for a time was Gerber's Lead designer. Drop point hunter, Big Bear, Dagger, Steve Johnson, Jim Merrit, R.W. Drop point hunter, Big Bear, Dagger, Steve Johnson, Jim Merrit, R.W. Widely recognized as the father of the modern custom knife movement, Mr. Loveless popularized the dropped hunter, Big Bear sub-hilt fighter and other knives, and, along with Richard Barney, co-wrote How to Make Knives, the precursor to this book. The top knife is the very first Jr. Bear that Loveless ever made, The knife below is a Sheephorn Big Bear, with 22K gold engraving by Dan Wilkerson. It is a Loveless-Merritt. Its approximate value, you ask? This particular Loveless Big Bear Classic fighter boasts an amber-stag handle, which makes it one of the few made, and no Loveless bolts. Made in mid 80's. He is the most copied knife designer in the world. In the unforeseen turn of events in the 1940s, he graduated from Chicago’s Armour Institute of Technology, which was based on the foundations of the German Bauhaus school. RW Loveless masterpiece. This "Big Bear Subhilt Fighter" was made in 1967 by Bob Lovess for Safariland, a custom sheath and holster company. In 1978, for about a decade, Bob stopped making the Big Bears Fighters. This made Big Bear Fighters extremely rare. Loveless went on to design knives for other factories such as Lone Wolf Knives, Beretta, Schrade Cutlery and others. Cold Steel makes a reproduction of his "Big Bear Classic" fighting knife. Super rare to have a knife design like this from Ol Bob. The blade length of the C149G is 3.75 inches, and the length of the handle is 5 inches, re… Robert Waldorf Loveless (January 2, 1929 – September 2, 2010 ), a.k.a. A beautiful, 5-1/2" Fighter from the Legend Bob Loveless. Loveless, Robert Robert Waldorf Loveless, or aka “Big Bad Bob” was and still is the most iconic bladesmith to have walked the earth. I know of only 2 that are 3 pins and solder with stag. It was made in 1978-1979, a period that Bob worked alone at the shop. Comments: At this point what more can you say about Bob Loveless, that he was the most influential maker ever, that he was a living legend and more - yes, but even more importantly, Bob was one hell of a knife maker! Bolster/Guard: 416 Stainless. 3 Inch Dagger: $5000: 4 Inch Dagger: $5000: 5 Inch Dagger: $5000: 6 Inch Dagger: $7000: Dixon Fighter: $7000: 5 Inch Fighter: $7000: 6 Inch Fighter: $7000: Mini Wilderness Jul 23, 2020 - Bob Loveless Knives for sale, Bob Loveless knives to buy trade and sale. #2 of 35 #loveless #famousknives #fighter #dagger #bigbear #bobloveless #johndenton #customknives #tactical #knifecollecting #handmadeknives #droppointhunter #bootknife #semiskinner #stevejohnson #jimmerritt #r.w.loveless #boblovelessbook #knifecollectorsbook #customknives #custom #tactical #guncollecting #michealwalker #investment #ferrari #rolex, RW Loveless custom gun and Loveless-Johnson knife on the 1975 cover of Gun World.#loveless #famousknives #fighter #dagger #bigbear #bobloveless #johndenton #customknives #tactical #knifecollecting #handmadeknives #droppointhunter #bootknife #semiskinner #stevejohnson #jimmerritt #r.w.loveless #boblovelessbook #knifecollectorsbook #customknives #custom #tactical #guncollecting #michealwalker #investment #ferrari #rolex, RW Loveless made the small knife in the 80's, looks like a one of a kind,as I have never seen another one like it in 36 years. May 24, 2009 #223. 8.5" and ground from 1/4" blade stock. John Denton was named the worlds formost authority on Bob Loveless knives and we buy sell and trade them. Here’s our list of the greatest, most innovative, iconic, and coolest knives of all time The amount of time it took Loveless to make each knife from a solid block of 154-CM steel is the equivalent to making three regular ones. Thank you! Loveless He was going to sell and market the knives that Bob … This knife has a larger bolster than normal, it was owned and sold in 1981 by Buster Warenski to a European collector who owned it the next 30 years. LOVELESS CUSTOM KNIFE MAKER DIXON FIGHTER #621 -GREEN MICARTA-SHEATH-MINT! (Bob) Robert Waldorf Loveless (January 2, 1929 – September 2, 2010), a.k.a. Ben Seward San-Mai Fighter $ 1,850.00; Ron Lake Gold Framed "Watch Pocket" Folder $ 29,000.00; Buster Warenski Michael Price style California Dagger $ 50,000.00 2,065. | Privacy. 14,388 1,871 123. This is the first hidden pin NY Special Loveless ever made, it is a set with a Hideout.#loveless #famousknives #fighter #dagger #bigbear #bobloveless #johndenton #customknives #tactical #knifecollecting #handmadeknives #droppointhunter #bootknife #semiskinner #stevejohnson #jimmerritt #r.w.loveless #boblovelessbook #knifecollectorsbook #customknives #custom #tactical #guncollecting #michealwalker #investment #ferrari, This is the Bob Loveless New York Special from the new desgin he came up with in the 1990's. Bob Loveless or RW Loveless, was an American knife maker who designed and popularized the hollowground drop point blade and the use of full tapered tangs and screw-type handle scale fasteners within the art of knifemaking. Type such as Lone Wolf knives, Beretta, Schrade Cutlery and others ) modified tanto-style blade years.... Reproduction of his `` Big Bear Sub-hilt Fighters knife currently made in the Loveless.. 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