Stock# AD0011BL-725325-PRPHRTM-RSK
Price: $69.95

This damascus Japanese tanto knife kit design is called the "Bushido XL". It is a USA Made carbon steel damascus fixed blade blank that is hollow-ground and ready to build. This tanto knife kit design is scaled-down for easy use and carry comfort. The Bushido XL Japanese tanto knife kit has a blade length of 3.25 inches and an overall length of 7.25 inches. Ground on both sides, the blade is .875 inches wide. This damascus tanto knife blank design features (3) .156 inch through-holes for handle construction (stainless steel pinstock included). 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. This version of the Bushido XL is the combo kit. It comes with the Bushido XL blade plus Purpleheart handle scales and stainless steel pinstock to simplify the completion process. This is a great project blade for a weekend knife making session. Spend some quality workshop time with this skinning knife kit and enjoy the fun of custom knife making and customization.

Blade Length = 3.25 Inches
Overall Length = 7.25 Inches
Tang Holes (3) .156 Inches
Handle Pinstock Included: Yes
Handle Material Included: Yes (Purpleheart)(4 x 1.25 x .250 Inches)
Heat Treated = Yes
Hardness: 59-61 RC
USA Made

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

NOTE: Finished sample images below are for reference only and are not for sale.


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