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I have been holding back on RADs!


The stag handles on that massive hewer is beautiful!

I love that look!

Now officers are nice,don't get me wrong!

When they are nice they are nice!

Hangers and leather hangers are really appealing!


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You know when its christmas! And the wait is killing you as a kid!

German daggers was founded on edgeweapons! Thus the name!

Well we still like seeing and showing them!

Mr Fabulous

Is a big time sword guy!

Well he fell for these beauty!

Starting off a Rad Frenzy I hope!

Nice george

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Just a taste

How about it collectors!

Should we dare have some fun with RAD!!!!!

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adding some makers

1st 3 pics mine

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A few hilt obverses. The full stag came with an anodized scabbard direct from the vet's grandson.

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Flip side

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And the logos.

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Beautiful Billy

I love the full stag rad!

I have only had maybe 2 or 3

What maker is the one on right?

I don't recall seeing it!

Thanks for adding these!

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That’s a “Fatman” by Carl Julius Krebs.

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that fatman is really nice piece to have Billy! Massive fat blade.. How about a full shot if you get a chance...

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Sure thing G, will see what I can dig up when I’m back home.


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Very nice Billy


Here is a few

Oops showing twice!

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What a fantastic Hewer Voos OMG cheers and best, Ryan

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Great thread thanks Paul and thanks to all who posted some beautiful hewers and RAD leaders posted cheers and best R

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Thanks Ryan

I will post your soon! I was hoping for better pics buddy!

You have some nice! stuff

We have more indeed to show!

Hope more add!


Been holding back the officers!

Boy I like the hewers!

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These are really nice daggers, Thank you for showing them. Would love to own one.

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rad

Have had a few

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“Deluxe” grip on that Weyersberg?


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An interesting option without a maker mark

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Illya

Never saw one not marked!

Seany

Nice!!!!!

Thanks to all sharing!

Here is Patrice and the mintest RAD I ever saw!




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We have seen many RADS!

Thanks to all that have shown or looked
or ones that will!

They are impressive!

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Here is one I got with Red Cross!

Rad is got personalized!

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Here a KREBS with all proper accessory.

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These belt loops for leader hewers are especially difficult to find. Could once gain a hoard by chance.
Regards,

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Very nice Wotan

Nice display for sure!

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I really would like to get a Hewer but not my expertise. Will be looking at one tomorrow. How much should I pay for a decent one. quick red flags to look for. Thanks guys.

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Mikee

Try and stay away from sharpened or beat hewers! Like it lived banging in a tool box for 65 yrs!

You see them shown on the pages! Look at what good ones look like!

Condition is everything in price! Paint? Original? If paint is new looking! Smell the scabbard! Paint thats new has smell!

Price for nice 800.00 up~ Getting a beat up one is up to you!


Many dealers are 1200 up! Condition is everything!

What are you looking for? How much do you want to spend!


You can always put a wanted ad in GD wanted area!


Good luck!

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PVON,

Thank you for great advice. The one I saw was a Rad leader. Eickhorn. Condition wasn't mint like the one you showed. No cracks, looked like normal wear all over including the blade with normal scratches. The coloring on the scabbard was pretty much worn off. Wasn't a beat up one. Asking price was $2200.00 firm. I didn't take pictures but should have.

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Hi

I was talking about the rad hewer! Now as far as Rad Leader! I would pass!

Price and condition! Nope!

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I was told it was a Hewer but when I saw it I knew it was a leader. I agree the price was way to high! What would a ballpark figure for a leader in that condition be?

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Received pictures What do you think I should offer. Thank you.

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Mikee that is a decent RAD leaders in collectible condition by a desirable maker. I would place value at $1800 to $2400 nice grips, blade and plating/finish A good piece and $2200 is a fair price IMO cheers and best, Ryan

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Oh wow! Thank you Ryan. Always appreciate your help!

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