Handmade Bushcraft Knives Knife Description These knives are crafted from high quality 01 tool steel (Steel specification follows) and professionally hardened and tempered to a Rockwell value of 59-60. The blade is a clip point design with a Scandinavian bevel – providing an efficient and easily maintainable edge both in the workshop and in the field. Each blade is fitted with a choice of ergonomically shaped hardwood handles and vulcanised fibre liners bonded to the knife’s full tang with epoxy resin and brass cutlers rivets. Each blade is hand rubbed to a 2500-grit mirror polish and oiled to prevent oxidation. The handle scales are sanded through to 800 grit and finished with Brixwax ™, providing a weatherproof smooth finish. Each knife is supplied with a hand stitched leather sheath (either left or right handed/hip) with a riveted leather belt loop, available in a variety of colours (both leather and stitching). The sheath is oiled and waxed to ensure a long life and is individually formed to fit each knife. Each knife is supplied with a small booklet entitled “understanding you knife”, which explains the processes that went in to making your knife, and the steps you should take to care for and maintain your knife throughout its life. Knife Specification Knife Length: 220mm Blade Length: 95mm Blade Width: 25mm (widest point of knife is 30mm) Blade Thickness: 2, 3 or 4mm Handle Thickness: 20 to 25 mm (depending on grip size, S,M,L) Handle Liners: 1mm thick Vulcanised fibre in a variety of colours or 2.5mm Black plastic liners. Handle Scales: Available in a variety of hardwood types. Typically – Ash, Mahogany, Curly Birch, Apple. Sheath Type: Deep sheath with full welt. Double stitched with riveted belt loop. Available either in Black or a variety of shades of brown (depending on stock) provided with either matching or contrasting coloured stitching. Steel Specification Carbon Silicon Manganese Chromium Tungsten Vanadium 0.95% 0.40% 1.20% 0.55% 0.55% 0.15% Design Schematic 12cm 10cm For More information, orders, individual requirements and prices please contact me at: Dan@Grenfell-Explorers.org.uk or phone on 0781 693 5997.