This damascus knife blank model is called the "Bodyguard". It is a USA Made carbon steel damascus fixed blade kit that is hollow-ground and ready to build. This damascus knife making kit is a great size for a personal everyday carry knife. Based on the simplicity of the knife kit build, it would also serve very well as a collectible gift project.

With a blade length of 2-11/16" and an overall length of 7 inches, this damascus blade blank design is very popular for self defense. Ground on both sides, the Bodyguard's blade is 7/8" wide with a .140" thickness.

This damascus knife kit features (3) .156" through holes for handle construction. The tang holes can be modified with ease to work with larger pinstock, or with threaded fasteners. Please see our drills and taps sections for more options.

Specifications
Blade Length = 2-11/16"
Overall Length = 7"
Thickness = .140"
Tang Holes (3) .156"
Heat Treated = Yes
Hardness: 56-58 RC
USA Made

Damascus Configuration:
3 Layers 52100
4 Layers 5160
3 Layers 203E
3 Layers 15n20
Folded = 5 times
Total Layers = 416

 
 
 

 
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