This high carbon utility knife kit design is called the "Reef Shark". It is a USA Made 1075 high carbon steel fixed blade knife blank that is hollow-ground and ready to build. This high carbon knife making kit model will make a fantastic skinning-utility knife, or considered as a collectible gift project. The Reef Shark has a blade length of 2.625 inches and an overall length of 6.875 inches. Ground on both sides, the blade is 1.00 inches wide. This high carbon utility blade blank design features (2) 0.155 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.
This version of the Reef Shark is the combo kit. It comes with the Reef Shark blade, 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.
Blade Length = 2.625 Inches
Overall Length = 6.875 Inches
Tang Holes (2) .155 Inches
Handle Pinstock Included = Yes
Heat Treated = Yes
Hardness: 59-61 RC
Handle Material Included = Purpleheart (5.0 x 1.50 x 0.25) Inches