Sculpted Blackwood Hunter

Product Description for Sculpted Blackwood Hunter

Maker: Ed Caffrey, M.S. (click to see more by this maker)
Item num: 85334
*** This is handmade and one-of-a-kind ***
Blade length: 4.87 in.
Total length: 9.75 in.
Blade height (at heel): 1.05 in.
Blade thickness (near bolster): 0.15 in.
Item weight: 5.20 oz.
Shipment weight: 9.2 oz.
Blade: 52100 carbon steel with a differential heat treatment and hand rubbed satin finish
Bolster: Carved African blackwood
Handle: Nickel silver guard
Sheath: Textured leather sheath
Description: This exceptional hunter is the creation of Mastersmith Ed Caffrey. The blade is forged to shape from 52100 carbon steel and was given a differential heat treatment. 52100 is the high performance steel made famous by Mastersmith Ed Fowler. It has a spectacular 'toothy' edge that is razor sharp and holds on to it for an amazing length of time. A distal taper results in an aggressive point and excellent balance. The blade meets perfectly up to the sculpted nickel silver guard. The handle has been carved from a single piece of deep black African blackwood. Carving throughout the handle lends tremendous visual and tactile appeal. Exceptional fit and finish throughout.

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