Hey up, anyone in to super heroes just finished up the latest survival tool and thought I’d share. A design I tweaked from a custom knife I made for Shayne at Eagle Ridge Survival in Ireland
Ironman hello red gold handles
Sabre ground with convex edge
90 degree spine...
Well here she is, I finally found the time to indulge myself in a project I’ve wanted to do for some time.
Verified 56 Rockwell
Micarta scales held on with titanium flared tubes.
Anyway I’m to the money shot.
Some mods I’ve done last week to what is already a decent knife, but lacks in the way of thick enough scales to make it comfortable and creates hot spots... a well known trait of this knife reported reasonably frequently.
This is the second one of these I’ve done this year and I’m sure it won’t...
Hi, yeah the steel itself is great, limited thicknesses in the U.K. though 3.5mm is thickest I’ve seen so far.
It’s a great steel to use and relatively cost effective to buy and like you say goes against the grain of other stainless steels.... in that it’s tool steel tough, it won’t hold an edge...
Here’s a little one I finished last week, I was a little sad to see it go but you can’t keep em all (apparently)
I’ve probably only made about 10 of these Puuko’s so far which I’ve named the
“Ratatoskr Puuko” After the mischievous squirrel that runs up the world tree In viking mythology...