#K492 Roach Belly Knife - Hand-Forged.
Custom Roach Belly Knife.
Blade Steel: L6 high carbon tool steel, tempered to a Rockwell 59-60
Construction: Full Tang
Dimensions: Blade 4 7/8" - Handle 4 3/8" - Overall 9 1/4" - Width 1 5/16" - Thickness 1/8" (spine)
Scales: Osage orange, secured with four iron pins and a rawhide/cord bolster.
Sheath: Hand stitched. rawhide over 7-8 oz. Veg tan leather with a welt. Decorated with brass tacks.
Finish: Forge finish.
Special Features: File work on spine of blade. This hand-forged-knife comes with a certificate of authenticity.
A very nice reproduction of a traditional frontier roach belly knife. A knife that will take and keep a good edge. It has never been carried or used. Functional as well as beautiful. Great for many jobs around the camp or home. A classic design. Very sharp!
Price: $295.00 plus $12.00 shipping. (USA - Canada)