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** SOLD **The 'Selous' Recurve Camp - Leadwood

Discussion in 'For Sale: Fixed Blades' started by Paul Baleta, Jan 15, 2021.

  1. Paul Baleta

    Paul Baleta KnifeMaker / Craftsman / Service Provider Knifemaker / Craftsman / Service Provider

    157
    Nov 26, 2018
    Hi Folks

    Here we have the 'Selous' - a shapely camp knife that will do the business. Built in N690 stainless steel that is 5.2mm thick at the spine. Oiled Leadwood scales with vulcanized fibre liner, filework , mosaic pin and a full, tapered tang. Southern African Leadwood is one of the densest, heaviest woods out there - hence the name. The 'Selous' - built for many years of bushcraft, camping and wilderness adventuring.

    SPECIFICATIONS
    • Blade: Böhler N690 stainless steel (HRC +/- 60)
    • Blade thickness: 5.2mm (0.205")
    • Blade length: 155mm (6.1")
    • Overall length: 280mm (11")
    • Handle material: Leadwood
    • Fittings: Brass
    • Weight without sheath: 286g (10oz)
    • Weight with sheath: 390g (13.75oz)
    • Full, tapered tang, filework on the spine with oiled Leadwood scales, brass pins and a mosaic pin. Comes with a custom fitted sheath as seen.
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    € SOLD

    Also on my website: The 'Selous' - Recurve Camp - Leadwood

    Free shipping worldwide for Bladeforum folks - please use the promo code 'FREESHIPPING' on checkout.

    Thanks for looking!
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    Last edited: Jan 16, 2021
  2. Bmgillum

    Bmgillum Platinum Member Platinum Member

    690
    Nov 8, 2016
    How do you ship to the US?...
     
  3. Paul Baleta

    Paul Baleta KnifeMaker / Craftsman / Service Provider Knifemaker / Craftsman / Service Provider

    157
    Nov 26, 2018
    Normally I use Austria Post which will then go via USPS when it reaches the US. The last few shipments took 3 to 5 weeks for delivery using this route (longer than usual due to Covid-19 delays). For an additional 20 Euro I can offer DHL Express shipping which will be 3 to 5 days for delivery.
     
  4. Shotgun37

    Shotgun37 Gold Member Platinum Member Gold Member

    126
    May 23, 2020
    Beautiful knife & sheath, love the handle style and wood!!! Very well done.
     
  5. birdave

    birdave Gold Member Gold Member

    Jul 13, 2011
    Beautiful knife, Paul.
     
  6. Paul Baleta

    Paul Baleta KnifeMaker / Craftsman / Service Provider Knifemaker / Craftsman / Service Provider

    157
    Nov 26, 2018
    Thanks guys :) despite the pain in the ass to make, I love a recurve and will be making more.
    This knife is now sold.
     
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