Just finished making these 4 hidden tang knives. All are saw steel, heat-treated to around 58 Rc., and about 3 5/8″ blades. $189 each.
Starting with the Oak handle–
The grain on this is quite unique, so I’m putting up extra pictures. The guard is aluminum. Weight of knife is 2.5 oz., and 5.3 in the sheath.
Next, is Black Walnut, with nickel-silver guard.
Weight of the walnut knife is 2.3 oz., 5.4 in the sheath.
And, Hickory with nickel-silver:
This knife weighs 2.2 ounces, 5.0 in the sheath.
And, the last–Hickory and aluminum:
Knife is 2.1 ounces, 5 ounces in the sheath.
Which is your favorite? Comments are welcome!