HTS-5 Damascus FEATHER Bowie // Custom // PADUK Wood Handle Beautiful Burls // Damascus Fittings / Feather Forged Pattern // Camp // Hunting
Hometown Knives Damascus Feather Bowie which is hand crafted to PERFECTION. This bowie has over 36 hrs of forge work invested into it, including; forging, filing, fitting, grinding, polishing and more polishing. The PADUK handle is fixed to the unexposed 3/4 tang. The benefit of that is the curved shaped handle to fit every hand for a firm grip. Impressive workmanship that will turn heads. Light and beautiful. Comes with a custom thick cowhide sheath that grabs the blade with a snug fit and the clip locks it in place.
Damascus steel hand forged with combinations of 1095 High Carbon and 4340 forming over 288+ layers. We oil quench and temper to a hardness of 57-58 Rockwell C. Some of the many damascus steel advantages include the following: Blade edge resistance from the harder steel, micro serrations from the alternating layers, ductility from the HT 4340 layer.
Overall Length = 11"
Blade Length = 5.5"
Blade Width Max = 2"
Handle Length = 4.5"
Mass = 2 lbs.
*Due to the high carbon content of the metal make sure to not store it in the sheath in high moisture environment. Recommend a light layer of oil or metal polish that penetrates and prevents rust.