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Ambrosia Maple Hunter With Nice Hamon

Discussion in 'For Sale: Fixed Blades' started by Burton Harruff, Oct 27, 2012.

  1. Burton Harruff

    Burton Harruff

    Oct 1, 2007
    Hi all up for sale is a recent hunter. It is 9.75" overall length. Balance is nice and it feels great in the hand. The handle is Amish cut Curly Ambrosia Maple stabilized by WSSI. Don Hanson's W2 blade steel forged and finished with an active hamon. Antique forged and upset wagon wheel wrought iron guard. The spacers are stabilized Black Ash Burl with black G10 spacers. Sheath is 8-9oz. Wickett & Craig leather tooled and hand stitched by me. This on is sold. Thanks to all for looking. Please contact me with any further questions. Have a great weekend. -Burton Harruff

    Here is a link to a recent thread in the Custom & Handmade forum:
    http://www.bladeforums.com/forums/showthread.php/995635-Curly-Ambrosia-Maple-amp-W2-Hunter-With-Hamon

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    Last edited: Oct 31, 2012
  2. Idlewild

    Idlewild KnifeMaker / Craftsman / Service Provider Knifemaker / Craftsman / Service Provider

    Jan 11, 2004
    Outstanding...handle, guard, blade, sheath...beautiful package!!!
     
  3. Bailey Knives

    Bailey Knives KnifeMaker / Craftsman / Service Provider Knifemaker / Craftsman / Service Provider

    Oct 18, 2004
    Nice knife. That hamon is cool, and the handle and sheath are top notch also. Good work all around.
     
  4. jtoler_9

    jtoler_9 Gold Member Gold Member

    Aug 12, 2011
    Had to chime in to say how amazing that knife is. Very nice work!
     
  5. pap11y

    pap11y

    Jul 4, 2012
    Very nice work :)
     
  6. MRI

    MRI Platinum Member Platinum Member

    217
    Dec 10, 2009
    Wow! That's a beauty! Love the handle and the sheath !!
     
  7. Original

    Original

    458
    Sep 28, 2007
    Supreme package, the Amish Maple is outstanding.
     
  8. Alan Warren Knives

    Alan Warren Knives KnifeMaker / Craftsman / Service Provider Knifemaker / Craftsman / Service Provider

    Dec 31, 2009
    Now thats a beautiful knife. Beautiful and clean work like we like it.
     
    Last edited: Oct 29, 2012
  9. Larry Withrow

    Larry Withrow KnifeMaker / Craftsman / Service Provider Knifemaker / Craftsman / Service Provider

    734
    Apr 27, 2007
    I met Burton at the Cambridge knife show where his knives got best of show and best Damascus, if I remember right. His Damascus and knives are some of the best I've seen. His knives look better in person than in his pics.
     
  10. Burton Harruff

    Burton Harruff

    Oct 1, 2007
    Thanks everyone for the kind words! I appreciate the compliments. Larry it was nice to meet and chat with you at the Cambridge show. I enjoyed talking shop and checking out your knives. Thanks to all for looking and feel free to contact me with questions. -Burton
     
  11. Tom Lewis

    Tom Lewis

    Feb 24, 2000
    Beautiful well made knife and sheath!
     
  12. Jim Coffee

    Jim Coffee

    563
    Jun 2, 2009
    They dont get much better then that....Very nice Burton..
     
  13. combs6136

    combs6136

    410
    Sep 21, 2002
    Down right beautiful..................carl
     
  14. Burton Harruff

    Burton Harruff

    Oct 1, 2007
    Thanks for the inspiring words everyone.

    I appreciate the comments coming from such talented makers.

    Thanks to all for looking. -Burton
     
  15. bones555

    bones555 Gold Member Gold Member

    711
    Mar 8, 2012
    Very classy knife and sheath. It's a beauty.
     
  16. Alan Warren Knives

    Alan Warren Knives KnifeMaker / Craftsman / Service Provider Knifemaker / Craftsman / Service Provider

    Dec 31, 2009
    Work like this make's a guy want to finally give in to forging.
     
  17. Burton Harruff

    Burton Harruff

    Oct 1, 2007
    Come over to the darkside :)
     
  18. wdtorque

    wdtorque

    May 29, 2010
    Burton,
    She is a beauty. And if no one buys it soon I'm going to!
    Dozier
     
  19. Burton Harruff

    Burton Harruff

    Oct 1, 2007
    Thanks Dozier looks like it might be going to you :) This one needs to go to a good home. -Burton
     
  20. Burton Harruff

    Burton Harruff

    Oct 1, 2007
    This one is sold. Thanks again for all the encouraging words. And thanks to all for looking. -Burton
     
    Last edited: Oct 31, 2012

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