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Hand Forged Custom Genuine Damascus Steel Hunting Knife - Buffalo Horn and Camel Bone Handle - 34cm!

Hand Forged Custom Genuine Damascus Steel Hunting Knife - Buffalo Horn and Camel Bone Handle - 34cm!

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Joined 3 Oct 2011
Mossel Bay
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True hand forged Damascus steel - Buffalo horn and camel bone handle

Damascus steel blades are created by forge welding multiple layers of various steels, folded and re-welded many times to create multiple layers and patterns.
When acid is applied to the blade, it attacks the layers of hard and soft steels differently, highlighting the attractive layered patterns in the steel.
The combination of layered hard and soft steels creates blade flexibility, hardness and durability and produces invisible serrations on the cutting edge that aid in cutting.

The blade of this custom knife has been hand forged from 1095 and 15N20 high carbon steels and the cutting edge heat treated to attain a hardness of 58-60 on the Rockwell scale.
A beautiful raindrop pattern is the result of many hours of forging, twisting and re-layering, resulting in over 400 true layers.
The handle is constructed from real buffalo horn and camel bone, offset by brass and red fiber spacers, with the Damascus steel bolster and pommel providing both strength and protection.
Accurate file work is visible on the spine of the blade as well as on the Damascus bolster.
The cutting edge of the blade has been sharpened to an almost razor edge.


Knife Specifications
Knife type
- Hunting
Blade material
- 1095 and 15N20 hand forged Damascus steel
- Approximately 400 layers
- Raindrop
Blade hardness
- 58 - 60 HRC
Heat treatment
- Heat treatment to cutting edge
Handle material
- Real Buffalo horn and camel bone with brass and red fiber spacers
Bolster material
- Damascus steel
Pommel/butt cap material
- Damascus steel
File work
- File work on spine and bolster
Blade Length
- 21.3cm
Blade width
- 46mm
Blade thickness
- 4.5mm
Handle length including bolster
- 12.7cm
Total length
- 34cm
Knife weight
- 370 gram
Sheath description
 Hand tooled genuine leather sheath

 Knife is a new custom made piece and has never been used before.
Being hand made, this item may have slight inconsistencies regarded as flaws by some, but regarded as unique characteristics by others. All images are of the actual item. Please view them carefully to verify details.
We offer a 7 day money back guarantee on this item, no other guarantees or warrantees are given or implied.


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