C003  Sold


Field Date of Construction: 2003-01

Blade Characteristics
   Steel Type: 5160
   Composition  :  Tool steel
   Billet #  :  N/A
   Number of Layers: N/A
   Pattern: N/A
   Etch: N/A
   Polish: High
Dimension (inches)
      Length: 3.25
      Max Thickness: 0.227
      Min Thickness: 0.07
Handle Characteristics
   Grip Material: Cocobolo
   Grip Type : Slabs only
   Fittings Material: Brass
   Fasteners: Pins only
Dimension (inches)
      Length: 4.5
      Max Thickness: 0.753
      Min Thickness: 0.605
      Max Height: 1.218
      Min Height: 0.782
Heat Treatment
   Austenization & Quenching
      Heat Source: Oven
      Temperature (F): 1500
      Quench material: Oil
      Quench temperature (F): 140
      Temperature (F): 400
      Duration (hrs): 1
      Repetitions: 2

No sheath

The Stout Field: This blade is composed of 5160 tool steel with a heavy (~3/8" wide) finger guard. It was forged to teach me just how much trouble a guard like that is to grind. There will not be another. Handle is cocobolo (what a wonderfully variable wood!)

n/a  =  not applicable