The extra hefty & immensely sturdy Bushcraft Black Knife!This knife is fantastic for heavy-duty outdoor pursuits, & one of Mora of Sweden's sturdiest knives made! The knife is made of high quality Swedish high carbon steel with a special tungsten black coating that protects against corrosion! The hardness of the blade is Rc 56-58, which will withstand immense stress on blade. The back of the blade can also be used with a fire starter since the back edge of the blade is sharp & ground for that exact purpose. The blade has a blunter edge angle of 27° for maximum sharpness retention as well. The fixed blade extends down through the handle for a durable & well made knife. The blade has a perfect balance between length & width, which gives it a better experience when using it. The handle has an excellent high friction grip & has a small finger guard for safety. A fantastic & heavy-duty blade you will have for years to come! A customer favorite!
About Carbon Steel
High carbon steel is tougher & harder than stainless steels, making it ideal & desired for applications where durability is required, & where frequent regrinding is needed. Carbon steels are sharper & more durable, & have razor-sharp edges. Carbon steel in general is easy to re-sharpen as well when the need arises.
* Important! Care for your carbon steel knives *
Since carbon steel has superior cutting qualities due to it's hardness & toughness, it's resistance to corrosion caused by moisture is low as a result. Therefore, it is important to try & keep your carbon steel blades away from moist or damp environments as much as possible. It is also a good idea to occasionally wipe the blade with a light oil, such as mineral oil from time to time. It is also a good idea to wipe the blade dry after each use.
Product Blade Length Blade Thickness Blade Width Overall Length Model # Bushcraft Black Carbon Steel Knife 4-1/8" 1/8" 7/8" 9"MOR-10791