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Chopper - 10" blade, 5160 and vintage micarta [SOLD]

Discussion in 'For Sale: Fixed Blades' started by Daado, Jun 1, 2019.

  1. Daado

    Daado KnifeMaker / Craftsman / Service Provider Knifemaker / Craftsman / Service Provider

    925
    Apr 5, 2015
    This one is still available, so i'm dropping a price...

    Chopper, lamb splitter style, forged to shape from 5160 steel bar.
    Powerful tool with great balance and nice distal taper.
    I'm sure it will be great tool for any outdoors activity, kitchen/butcher work.
    Flats are left raw, soaked in vinegar and wire brushed after forging.
    After heat treatment, flats are brushed with scotch brite.
    Bevels are brushed with scotch brite.

    Handmade 11/64" thick leather sheath, with great retention. Detachable belt loop, right hand carry.

    Details:

    Overall length - 15,3"
    Blade length - 10,4"
    Blade width - 2,55"
    Thickness at the touchmark - 15/64"
    Tang tapered to 1/16" at the end
    Chopper weights 24,3 oz and with sheath is 33,8 oz

    Handle material: Textolite (vintage, 30+ years old micarta) , black G10 liners, carbon fiber pins and lanyard tube.

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    Asking SOLD, int. priority shipping with tracking number included.

    You can PM/email me: [email protected]
    PayPal ( [email protected] ) accepted.

    Thanks for looking.
    Dalibor.
     
    Last edited: Jun 2, 2019
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  2. huelsdonk

    huelsdonk Gold Member Gold Member

    715
    May 2, 2016
    If I didn’t already have one of Dalibor’s big choppers, this would be coming to live with me.

    This is an awesome knife and amazing value.
     
  3. automaticman

    automaticman

    77
    Jan 9, 2005
    I also have a lamb splitter chopper, & love it. I'm liking the natural Micarta scales.
    You won't be disappointed with 1 of these>
     
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  4. Daado

    Daado KnifeMaker / Craftsman / Service Provider Knifemaker / Craftsman / Service Provider

    925
    Apr 5, 2015
    I'm glad you use and like them.
    Thank you very much!
     
  5. WILLIAM.M

    WILLIAM.M

    Apr 14, 2006
    Excellent chopper from an excellent maker!!!
     
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  6. shoegazer

    shoegazer Gold Member Gold Member

    154
    May 5, 2015
    I'll take this, thanks!
     
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  7. Daado

    Daado KnifeMaker / Craftsman / Service Provider Knifemaker / Craftsman / Service Provider

    925
    Apr 5, 2015
    OK, it's yours.
    Thank you very much.
     
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  8. Daado

    Daado KnifeMaker / Craftsman / Service Provider Knifemaker / Craftsman / Service Provider

    925
    Apr 5, 2015
    Thank you very much!
     

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