HTS-428 Custom Handmade Damascus Hunter Knife/ Fixed Blade Skinner Knife / Turquoise Stone with Micarta Handle / EXCLUSIVE / HomeTown Knives
Introducing our Turquoise spacer line in Aug 2017. This knife is hand crafted to near perfection, beautiful contrast of turquoise and natural exotic wood is more amazing when in hand than can be shown in pictures.
This Skinner-Hunter has well over 25 hrs of work invested into it, including; forging, filing, fitting, grinding, polishing and more polishing, sheath fitting. The knife has real Turquoise Stone fitted with natural exotic wood (Black - African Wenge or Yellow - Himalayan Cedar Wood). In addition, this is a full tang knife with a robust design and an Impressive workmanship with hand fitments of scales. Not just an art piece! It's functional and meant to be put to use. Comes with a custom sheath that grabs the Dagger with a snug fit and a 1.75" belt loop.
Blade Material = Fire Pattern Damascus Steel
Overall Length = 8.25"
Blade Length = 4.00"
Handle Length = 4.25"
Mass = .60 lb.
Damascus Steel is forged to have over 290 layers of 4340 HT and 1095 HC. We oil quench and water quench temper to a hardness of 56-58 Rockwell C. Some of the many steel advantages include the following: Blade edge resistance from the harder steel, micro serrations from the alternating layers and ductility from the 4340HT steel.
- Store in a dry environment and NOT in the sheath for a long period of time to prevent rust.
- Oil or use Flitz polish to keep the shine and prevent the blade from rusting
- To sharpen use 18 - 22 deg angles or finer grit stones to hone the edge