Chuck Hawes Custom Wharncliffe Hamon W2 Burgundy Linen Micarta Fixed Blade Knife 4414

Model #: CU-4414
Brand: Custom Knives
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Custom knife maker Chuck Hawes is renowned for high quality fixed blade knives as well as his singular traditional slip joint folders. This custom Wharncliffe is made of W2 tool steel with an eye-catching Hamon line and polished and contoured, burgundy linen Micarta handle scales. A striking piece for any collection, this knife makes an ideal daily carry fixed blade or a fine whittling and wood carving tool.

Brand new directly from Chuck Hawes, USA.

Blade: The straight edge and tapered point define the robust Wharncliffe profile popular with wood carvers and general users alike. The blade has a subtle full height hollow grind with a straight edge for powerful slicing performance from heel to tip. The W2 tool steel blade tapers to a fine point for piercing and detail work with jimiping on the spine and a subtle index guard delivering traction and control. A Japanese inspired Hamon for provides visual appeal for users and collectors alike.

Handle: Polished burgundy linen 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 6.84"
Blade Length 3.09"
Sharpened Length 2.59"
Blade Thickness 0.13"
Blade Material W2
Blade Type Carbon
Handle Thickness 0.40"
Handle Material Micarta
Weight 2.30 oz.
Condition New
Country of Origin United States