The Maverick Hunter knife making kit is an excellent fixed blade knife kit project. It comes in a satin finish, is hollow-ground and made of 440C stainless steel. It also has finger grooves to increase fine cutting control. This hunting knife design has terrific edge holding properties and comes with stainless bolsters and bolster pins. It also features (2) 0.250 inch tang holes for handle construction (stainless steel pinstock included), and includes a pre-drilled 0.275 inch thong hole for optional lanyard treatment.
This version of the Maverick Hunter is the combo kit. It comes with the Maverick Hunter blade, bolsters, plus Purpleheart handle scales and stainless steel pinstock to simplify the completion process. This is a great project for a weekend knife making session. Spend some quality workshop time with this knife kit and enjoy the fun of custom knife making and customization. Properly finished, the Maverick Hunter can compete with custom knives 4-5 times its price. This is a great hunting knife kit design for serious builders.
General Kit Specifications
Blade Steel: 440C stainless steel
RC = 56-58 (Heat Treated for Optimum Blade Performance)
Blade Finish: Satin
Blade Length: 4.5 Inches
Overall Length: 9.75 Inches
Blade Width: 1.375 Inches
Thickness: 0.187 Inches
Tang Holes: (2) 0.250 Inches
Handle Pinstock Included: Yes
Bolsters: 416 Stainless Steel
Bolster Pins: Stainless Steel (Included)
Handle Material Inlcuded: Purpleheart (2)(5.0 x 1.5 x 0.25) Inches
Gift Boxed: Yes