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Pensacola Tiger
10-16-2012, 09:38 PM
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The damascus pattern of this wa-petty is described as tamamoku, or “birds eye wood pattern”. The core steel is VG-10.

Overall length is 294mm (11.6”). The blade measures 160mm, with an edge of 149mm. It is 33mm high at the heel. Spine measurements are 2.80mm at the heel, 2.10 mm midway to the tip and 0.70mm at 1mm from the tip. Weight is 107g.

Mike Henry made the handle of red Mallee burl with an ebony ferrule and endcap.

A saya is included.

$325 includes insured shipping in CONUS and PayPal fees.



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mhenry
10-16-2012, 10:35 PM
That handle still looks pretty good Rick. Did you polish it? I sure hope this sells soon I really want it, don't know about buying back my handle though.

Johnny.B.Good
10-16-2012, 10:41 PM
What a beautiful knife.

Pensacola Tiger
10-16-2012, 10:42 PM
I just used a little board butter, Mike.

Lefty
10-16-2012, 11:01 PM
Sad to see this for sale, for some reason. Nice knife and a beautiful handle!

cclin
10-17-2012, 02:52 AM
I only wish it is SKD12 steel......:eyebrow:

Pensacola Tiger
10-31-2012, 01:55 PM
Withdrawn. Thanks for looking.

Rick