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Steel 1095, tempered to 58 HRC, only hand made, not used any grinder to produce the blade. Handle - american walnut and brass. The blade is long on 7 and 1/4 inch.


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Edited by Tom Olsmith
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Thanks Nicholas.

Long, long time ago I made knife for myself with the same shape. Only blade was at 14 inches long and proportionately wider and thicker. I lost it while moving to another city :(

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Great job on the guard and the handle is very nicely shaped too. The fit and finish look spot one. A really great job overall, especially considering that it was made without power tool. The sheath is very well made too.



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