If you are looking for a quality traditional pocket knife to use or to hand down to your heirs, Great Eastern Cutlery is a great choice.
Great Eastern Cutlery, located in Titusville, Pennsylvania, produces highly collectable and premium-quality usable pocket knives. Respected for its American craftsmanship and traditional hands-on manufacturing methods, GEC knives are classic-style knives handled in exotic hardwoods, North American cattle bone and genuine stag, mated to blades of high-carbon and stainless steel.
Though Great Eastern Cutlery has only been around for a few years (since 2006), they have quickly earned a reputation for being the very best pocket knives in the industry. Their quality speaks for itself. If you buy a Great Eastern Knife, you will be pleased.
Owned by Bill Howard, who was chief designer at Queen Cutlery for many years, Great Eastern Cutlery brings 60 years of industry leadership to its products -- in other words, you can trust these guys to turn out top-quality knives. So if the tang stamp says Tidioute Cutlery, Northfield Un-X-LD or Great Eastern Cutlery, rest assured that it's one of the best made-in-USA knives you can buy.
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