View Full Version : Way OT - Anybody know any knife makers?

21-09-2017, 10:29 PM
I'm looking to get a couple custom knifes made for presents.
They're essentially a general purpose spreading knife, probably best described a variation of a palette knife.
Couple pics can be found at the following links -

Several attempts have been made to find replacements, but nothing similar has ever been found. That one dates from the mid 90s, and the other one that finally snapped last year (with a far better shaped handle!), was even older.

I'd like to get a couple replacements made if possible, however all my searches for knife makers turn up solid knife makers. So does anybody know of any knife makers who might be able to make something like this, or at least point me in the direction of somebody who can?

22-09-2017, 09:31 PM
This looks pretty similar .
https://www.aliexpress.com/item/Kitchen-Tools-Cheese-Slicer-Wide-Sandwich-Spreader-Butter-Knife-Cheese-Spreader-Stainless-Steel-Restaurant-Grade/1932740433.html?ws_ab_test=searchweb0_0,searchweb2 01602_3_5460015_10152_10065_10151_10130_10068_1034 4_5560015_10342_10343_10340_10341_10192_5470015_10 190_10307_10301_10137_10303_10060_10155_10154_1005 6_10055_10054_5370015_10059_10532_100031_10099_103 38_10339_5380015_10103_10102_440_10052_10053_10107 _10050_10142_10051_10324_10325_10326_10084_10083_1 0080_10082_10081_10110_10111_10112_10113_10114_101 79_143_10312_10313_10314_10184_5570015_10078_10079 _10073_5550015,searchweb201603_17,ppcSwitch_4&btsid=56a87bbc-85f7-4d28-b5be-da720baebdd8&algo_expid=393fa5f9-1c38-4d37-a418-5885064d067c-0&algo_pvid=393fa5f9-1c38-4d37-a418-5885064d067c

23-09-2017, 07:44 PM
Cheers Greeny.

I have since found out what I'm looking for is better known as a Sandwich Knife/Spreader, and are more common over the other side of the big pond. Managed to get one via Amazon's global marketplace from a known manufacturer, failing that there's a couple more options, but postage will be far more.

23-09-2017, 11:08 PM
Glad you're sorted. :smile: