Caping Knife with Birdseye Maple - S35VN

Product Description for Caping Knife with Birdseye Maple - S35VN

Maker: Arno Bernard (click to see more by this maker)
Price: $140.00
Item num: 106525
** This is handmade and one-of-a-kind **
Blade length: 2.75 in.
Cutting edge length: 2.50 in.
Total length: 5.50 in.
Blade height (at heel): 0.84 in.
Blade thickness (near bolster): 0.13 in.
Blade thickness (at midpoint): 0.13 in.
Blade thickness (near tip): 0.07 in.
Item weight: 2.00 oz.
Shipment weight: 2.8 oz.
Blade: Satin finished Bohler S35VN stainless steel
Handle: Dyed and stabilized birdseye maple set on a full tang
Sheath: Leather pouch style leather sheath
Description: Arno Bernard Sr. is a maker from South Africa and has been making knives for over 35 years. He has been a member of the Knifemakers Guild of Southern Africa (KGSA) for over 20 years. Living in South Africa has allowed him the luxury of using many different exotic handle materials -- some even collected himself.
This small drop point utility is American-made Crucible CPM-S35VN stainless steel. This premium steel and an exceptional heat treatment ensure optimal edge holding and durability. The blade is hollow ground to a thin, high performance edge. The flats are brought to a high polish and the grinds are satin finished. The spine is rounded for a comfortable grip.
Dyed and stabilized birdseye maple handle scales are set on the full tang using stainless steel pins. This sturdy knife is comfortable to hold and has excellent balance. From caping and skinning to cooking around the campsite, this knife has you covered as a perfect everyday carry!
Excellent work throughout!

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