This is a Master Smith knife – a title and stamp reserved for the most exquisite cutlery. The Master Smith stamp is only used on knives that represent the absolute pinnacle of Murray’s knife making abilities.
STYLE: Master Smith, Original Model Neck Knife
STEEL: Hitachi White #1 Steel core laminated with 180 alternating layers of 1025 High Tensile Steel and Pure Nickel Sheet
FINISH: Ground/Polished/Deep Etched
HANDLE: Arizona Desert Ironwood with Dyed Maple Burl Bolster
LINER: Black G10 and Vintage G10 Liners
PIN: Copper, Mosaic Center Pin
BLADE LENGTH: 3.31″ (84 mm)
WEIGHT: 2.33 oz (66 g)
OVERALL LENGTH: 7.05″ (179 mm)
BLADE THICKNESS: *0.107″ (2.71 mm)
SHEATH: Kydex Neck Sheath
*NOTE: Because all of Carter Cutlery blades have a forged distal taper (thicker in the middle, more thin towards the tip), the blade thickness given is dependent on what part of the blade is measured. On neck knives and outdoor knives, we measure just in front of the handle.