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A Killer Camp Knife **SOLD**

Discussion in 'For Sale: Fixed Blades' started by TK Steingass, Aug 24, 2012.

  1. TK Steingass

    TK Steingass Knifemaker - Buckeye Knifemaker / Craftsman / Service Provider

    Oct 16, 2010
    Hi Fellas:

    I named this the Killer Camp Knife - it's terminology used by Stan Buzek when he likes something! :D:D I think that term applies to this good looking camp knife. The knife is deceivingly light for its size - the tapered tang and the distal taper contribute to its light weight. The stabilized spalted maple scales are figured very similar to musk ox horn - very unique. The blade is full flat ground to .040" then robust 25 degree bevels are applied. The blade was hand rubbed to 1500 grit and lightly etched/polished to show the hamon. For those of you that like your knife to keep looking like new rather than let a patina develop, just rub it out with Flitz or Triple F and she'll look like the day you got it. The first "I'll take it" gets it. $285 plus $15 shipping. Paypal payment preferred to my account [email protected] and I accept USPS money orders or personal checks. Maker's lifetime common sense warranty and free sharpening.

    3/16" Aldo's 1095 stock
    Differential HT with Clay
    Parks 50 quench
    HT to Rc 60-61
    11" OAL
    6 3/8" Blade length
    Full flat ground - distal tapered - 25 degree bevels
    Thumb serrations on spine
    Stabilized spalted maple scales
    Red liners on tapered tang
    Brass furniture
    Soldered guard
    8-10 oz leather sheath - RH

    Last edited: Aug 24, 2012
  2. drducati


    Nov 20, 2004
    TK, You are going to have to stop putting this nice stuff here.
  3. awestib


    Dec 29, 2008
    Lovely! Yes, that's a camp knife, perfect blade/tip shape and of course, as mentioned before, I love the tapered tang!
  4. mtwashingtonhunter


    Aug 4, 2012
    Absolutely beautiful!
  5. woodgood

    woodgood Gold Member Gold Member

    Sep 9, 2002
    That's quite the looker! Nicely done!
  6. MacHete

    MacHete Hair Cropper & Chipmunk Wrangler

    Apr 7, 2000
    Oh wow! I wonder if I can talk the Mrs. into a birthday gift? Really nice one TK!
  7. Iowa Buck

    Iowa Buck

    Feb 26, 2012
    'I'll Take It'...I couldn't take it anymore, those maple scales remind of Iowa! PM coming
  8. TK Steingass

    TK Steingass Knifemaker - Buckeye Knifemaker / Craftsman / Service Provider

    Oct 16, 2010

    It's a beauty and it's yours - thank you!

    Thanks for the kind words fellas - it's appreciated.
  9. drducati


    Nov 20, 2004
    Good for you Iowa B. You saved me from myself..
  10. SBuzek

    SBuzek KnifeMaker Knifemaker / Craftsman / Service Provider

    Dec 7, 2006
    TK that is definately "Killer".The brass furniture goes great with the fantastic piece of maple.
  11. Alan Warren Knives

    Alan Warren Knives

    Dec 31, 2009
    TK, Great!!! Job of fit going on here for sure. Nicely done. Great lookin knife.
  12. Mick57


    May 27, 2004
    Sweet....Killer for sure. Nice score Iowa.
  13. trkJr


    Jul 4, 2007
    Awesome looking, TK!
  14. TK Steingass

    TK Steingass Knifemaker - Buckeye Knifemaker / Craftsman / Service Provider

    Oct 16, 2010
    Hey fellas - thanks for the positive feedback!


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