The Oregon Skinner is a high quality bolstered skinning design which is 6-1/2" inches overall in length. It has a 2-3/4" inch long blade that is .90" inch wide and 1/8" inch thick. This AUS8 high carbon stainless steel blade comes with three .190" diameter holes for 3/16" inch pins, handle bolts and/or tubing. This pattern also has two 1/8" diameter holes for optional pins in the middle of the handle.
The Oregon Skinner is hollow-ground and mirror-polished. It comes standard with stainless steel bolsters and bolster pins. This is a great design for a working skinner and a really fun project to build. For handle construction, use (2) (.187) handle bolts or pins. Also see "Mosaic pins". The thong hole is pre-drilled and is 3/16" in diameter.
General Kit Specifications
Skill Rating: Level II
Blade Steel: AUS8 stainless steel
(Heat Treated/Cryo-Treated for Optimum Blade Performance)
Blade Finish: High Polish
Blade Length: 2-3/4 Inches
Overall Length: 6-1/2 Inches
Blade Width: .90"
Thickness: .125" thick