2 Blade Trapper w/ file work
- Over all open length is 6 1/4"
- Closed length of 3 1/2"
- The blade is (cutting edge) 2 1/2"
- It has 4 - 3/32 pin holes
- Handle material size needed is 2 5/8" x 1"
This knife is a kit that will need to be assembled This is a creation by the request of several customers. A stunning trapper with two blades and filework on the blades and the spine. Trapper are the king of folders. More trappers are sold than all other folders combined and we incorperated all the desired features into this blade blank. Detailed filework on spine and thumb spot on blades. 9CR14 stainless steel polished blades and stainless heavy duty frame. Attached stainless bolsters. Both blades sharp and polished. Made in Asia
NOTE: These knife blanks are already heat treated and hardened. All you need to do is add a handle and maybe a sheath. We suggest adding a pair of g10 scales in 3/16" or 1/4" thick material for the handle. You could also add some handsome wood scales from our extensive assortment or even from your own stock.
9CR14 stainless steel is very similar to 440C which is possibly the most popular knife steel in use today. It takes and holds a good edge. It has good corrosion resistance and is tough enough the edge won't chip out. 440C offers a good performing steel at a good price. Finally it can easily sharpened. Don't confuse 440C with lower quality 440A you find on low end knives. 440C is quality steel that has a good balance of edge holding, toughness and corrosion resistance that has stood the test of time