The online source for fine custom knivesFree Shipping!!
ARTISAN MADE
Shop by Category
Shop by Maker
Shop by Price
Shop by Feature
Shop by Material
Shop by Blade Shape
New this Month
Web Specials

 OTHER PRODUCTS
Waterstones/Sharpeners
Knife Storage Cases
Jewelry
Books & CDs
Knife Care Products
Steel for Knifemaking

 STAFF PICKS & GIFT IDEAS
Staff Picks
Gift Ideas

 SERVICES
Sharpening Service
Knife Photography
Gift Registry
Gift Certificates

INFORMATION
About Us
Policies

Sheephorn Folder (3-1/4 in)

Sheephorn Folder (3-1/4 in)
click for larger images

click on thumbnail to see a larger photo
Rating: No reviews
add review | list reviews
Availability: Not currently available

product description

Related Products:
Burke, Bill, M.S.
Carbon Steel
Folding Knives
High Performance Knives
Hunting Knives
Blade Shape - Drop Point
Brass
Carbon Steel - 52100
Folders - Liner Lock
Folders - No Pocket Clip
Heat Treat - Differential
Heat Treat - Triple Temper

Product Description for Sheephorn Folder (3-1/4 in)

Maker: Bill Burke, M.S. (click to see more by this maker)
Item num: 88852
*** This is handmade and one-of-a-kind ***
Blade length: 3.25 in.
Total length: 7.70 in.
Blade height (at heel): 0.90 in.
Blade thickness (near bolster): 0.10 in.
Item weight: 6.65 oz.
Blade: Hand forged 52100 carbon steel with a low temp triple quench and triple temper for high performance edge retention
Bolster: Brass
Handle: Sheep horn
Style: Ball-bearing pivot liner lock
Description: Mastersmith Bill Burke makes knives that are as high performance as a knife can get. He is best known for his sheep horn hunting knives. Here, he has put his hands to a very rare and very elegant folder, which draws on the aesthetics of his hunters.
Like his hunters, the blade was pre-tested for edge flex and cutting ability before assembly. The heat treatment and tempering follow the formulas developed in conjunction with Ed Fowler, and has proven to create some of the sharpest and most long-lasting edges found anywhere. A differential heat treatment results in a blade with a soft, supportive spine and a keen, long lasting edge. Bill's mark is on the left side ricasso. His Mastersmith mark is on the right ricasso.
Sheep horn scales are set on a solid titanium frame. Like his hunters, a front 'ferrule' is formed with end cut sheep horn. The scales are perfectly fit to brass bolsters and are secured with brass torx screws. The handle is completed with a lanyard hole. The ball bearing pivot uses a design developed by Gavin and Grant Hawk. The action is silky-smooth and the blade perfectly centered. Excellent fit and finish throughout.
Availability: Not currently available

 
Home | View Cart | Check Out | Search | Empty Cart
customer service | privacy policy | guarantee | shipping options | about us

Phone Orders: 425-889-5980
Looking for Chef's Knives? Try http://www.EpicEdge.com

We Accept Discover, American Express, Visa, MasterCard, Check and Money Order
Epicurean Edge, Cutlery, Kirkland, WA
Comments and questions to info@bladegallery.com
Text and images protected by copyright. Copyright 2017-2020 BladeGallery Inc. All rights reserved.