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.
This knife is laminated with one-of-a-kind water quenched damascus forged by hand.
STYLE: Master Smith, Camp Outdoor Knife
STEEL: SK5 Carbon Steel core laminated with custom 24 alternating layers of 15n20 Steel and Gokunantetsu Mild Steel with 1 layer of Pure Nickel Sheet
FINISH: Ground/Polished/Deep Etched
HANDLE: Silver Twill with Brass Bolster
LINER: White G10 and Natural Canvas Micarta Liners
PIN: Brass, Mosaic Center Pin
BLADE LENGTH: 8.31″ (211 mm)
WEIGHT: 12.49 oz (354 g)
OVERALL LENGTH: 12.95″ (329 mm)
BLADE THICKNESS: *0.156″ (3.95 mm)
SHEATH: Kydex Sheath fitted with a Tek-Lok
*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.