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SOLD---=== CPM 3V Kraiken {Copper menuki} ===---

Discussion in 'For Sale: Fixed Blades' started by BenR.T., Sep 12, 2018.

  1. BenR.T.

    BenR.T. Tanto grinder & High performance blade peddler Moderator Knifemaker / Craftsman / Service Provider

    Apr 18, 2011
    Hey guys I just finished up one of my 3V kraikens and it is now up for grabs.

    I offer these in either chisel or double ground. This particular one is double grind. I grind these down to a near zero edge and put a small micro bevel on it. This aids in edge durability and also ease of sharpening. This knife is razor sharp and the point is like a needle.

    This is my Kraiken model, which has lots of built in sori. Here is a video explaining the knife design.



    Here is one push cutting through 3/4" of Veg tan leather



    This particular one is .210" CPM 3v with a double grind down to a razor sharp edge and point.

    I have been carrying and using a tanto style pocket knife for over ten years straight. When I say "tanto" I am really referring to the grind style as that is what it is generally know as here. The utility nature of the tanto blade shape I think is underrated and often misunderstood. The angled front edge works awesome for scraping, much like a chisel. And the secondary point where the bevels meet means the blade cuts deeply on a pull cut or stab. The grind also reinforces the tip for piercing.

    These are designed as a hard use utility/fighting knife.

    Here are the specs.

    -OAL - 9.6"
    -Blade - 5" Double ground
    -Steel - .210" CPM 3v with proper HT done by myself including LN cryo. My HT benefits not only fine edge stability but also increases corrosion resistance to near stainless levels.
    -Handle - Tsuka Ito. The menuki is hammered copper. The handle is soaked in west systems marine grade epoxy. It is washable and very durable.
    -Sheath - kydex
    -Price - $540 + $15 Priority shipping.
    Paypal or postal money order preferred
    bentendick at gmail.com

    10% discount for Active duty Mil and LEO

    http://www.brtbladeworks.com/available-knives.html


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    Last edited: Sep 13, 2018
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  2. H0kieengineer

    H0kieengineer Gold Member Gold Member

    186
    Jun 24, 2017
    Someday I will have the cash to buy one of these beautiful blades
     
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