Gonzalez- Japanese woodsmen triple layer knife
This blade was made from a triple layer Hitachi Yusaki steel using the stock removal process. Material is rough forged as tradition would expect leaving the white paper core exposed and polished for contrast. Knife was made as a hidden tang blade with no fasteners exposed. Cutting edge +/- 3 " , Handle 4" , OAL 7" , Spine thickness .110". Blade will need to me maintained as a steel knife coating lightly with oil. 61hrc will provided a sharp edge that will retain itself through harsh abuse of a woodsman. Knife was assembled as follows brass , grey vul.spacer, white/brown bamboo, grey vul. spacer, Black paper micartia, grey vul. fiber and finally brown/white bamboo. It a great talking piece only 6 will be made number one sold hours after completion. Also, coming soon work in progress photos or video will be available for you to purchase if you wish. These knives are timeless and absolutely of heirloom quality. please feel free to inquiry about have it your way customization for all handle materials.......all metals for bolsters sterling silver, gold, exotic woods......lets talk 2 of 6 left and they will sell quick.