Chuck Hawes Custom Trailing Point Hamon W2 Green Canvas Micarta Fixed Blade Knife 4413

Model #: CU-4413
Brand: Custom Knives
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Details

Custom knife maker Chuck Hawes is renowned for high quality fixed blade knives as well as his singular traditional slip joint folders. This custom trailing point is made of W2 tool steel with an eye-catching Hamon line and polished and contoured, green canvas Micarta handle scales. A striking piece for any collection, this knife makes an ideal daily carry or compact yet capable outdoor tool.

Brand new directly from Chuck Hawes, USA.

Blade: Subtly up swept at the tip, this trailing point profile has a subtle full height hollow grind with a sweeping belly for powerful slicing performance. The W2 tool steel blade tapers to a fine point for piercing and detail work while custom file work on the spine paired with the Japanese inspired Hamon for visual appeal on this utilitarian blade making it ideal for collectors. A subtle index guard and thumb ramp offer added security in the use.

Handle: Polished green canvas Micarta handles are attached to the full tang with stainless pins for a solid handle. Offering a clean yet rugged look with visual appeal for collectors the handles are comfortably contoured and durable for serious use with a pommel swell offering added control and security in the grip.

No sheath

W2 Tool Steel: W2 is a Water hardening tool steel popular with custom knife makers, beginners and seasoned experts alike. Maximum working hardness is in 63-65 HRC, W2 has good edge holding and cutting performance with a thin edge and moderate toughness depending on the heat treatment. High carbon, low chromium gives no added corrosion resistance. Maintain accordingly.

Specifications

Specifications
Brand Custom Knives
Overall Length 6.78"
Blade Length 3.22"
Sharpened Length 2.84"
Blade Thickness 0.13"
Blade Material W2
Blade Type Carbon
Handle Thickness 0.53"
Handle Material Micarta
Weight 2.50 oz.
Country of Origin United States