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Superb Custom Damascus Hunting Knife - Hand Forged 58 HRC- Bone and Burl Wood handle In Walnut Box!
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Superb Custom Damascus Hunting Knife - Hand Forged 58 HRC- Bone and Burl Wood handle In Walnut Box!


True hand forged Damascus steel - Dyed bone and burl wood handle
Includes a free handmade Walnut presentation box!

Damascus steel blades are created by forge welding multiple layers of various steels into a solid block called a billet.
The billet is then 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 Damascus blade of this knife has been hand forged from 1095 and 15N20 high carbon steels and the cutting edge heat treated to attain a hardness of 58 on the Rockwell scale.
The handle is constructed from dyed bone and burl wood, with brass and fiber spacers and a brass bolster and heel section.
The blade displays a beautiful twist pattern and intricate hand file work is visible on the spine.
The cutting edge of the blade has been given a preliminary sharpening.


Knife Specifications
Knife type- Hunting/Bowie
Blade material- 1095 and 15N20 hand forged Damascus steel
Layers- 256
Blade hardness- 58 HRC
Heat treatment- Heat treatment to cutting edge
Tang- Full hidden tang
Handle material- Dyed bone and burl wood with brass spacers and heel section
Bolster/Guard material - Polished brass
File work- File work on spine
Blade Length- 16.5cm
Blade width- 34mm
Blade thickness- 4mm
Handle length - 13cm
Total length- 29cm
Knife weight- 316gram
Sheath description - Hand tooled custom genuine leather sheath

Being a hand made item, this knife may have minor inconsistencies in the natural materials used.
These are not flaws, but characteristics unique to any hand produced item.
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We offer a 7 day money back guarantee on this item, no other guarantees or warrantees are given or implied.
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