Boker 150th Anniversary Applegate-Fairbairn Fixed Double Edge Dagger 6" Steam Engine Damascus Blade, Smoked Chestnut Handles, Leather Sheath - 125543DAM

Part #: BO125543DAM | Boker Knives

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Description

BO125543DAM: Boker Applegate-Fairbairn, Steam Engine Damascus

Boker

Over time, the Boker Applegate-Fairbairn has become an icon, its different versions cherished by first responders around the world. Of course, it has to be included in the exclusive series of Boker Steam Engine Damascus models. The sturdy knife was designed by Col. Rex Applegate, a World War II veteran who coordinated secret operations across Europe and was even part of President Franklin D. Roosevelt's security detail. The handle scales are made from smoked domestic chestnut wood. The blade consists of a unique Steam Engine Damascus. Handmade in Solingen and strictly limited to 150 pieces worldwide. Each knife has an individual serial number and comes with a certificate of authenticity, packaged in a special anniversary box.

Specifications

  • Blade Length: 6.00"
  • Overall Length: 10.75"
  • Blade Material: Steam Engine Damascus
  • Blade Thickness: 0.20
  • Blade Style: Dagger, Double Edge
  • Blade Finish: Acid Etch
  • Handle Material: Smoked Chestnut
  • Sheath: Leather
  • Weight: 9.2 oz.
  • Designers: Rex Applegate and W.E. Fairbairn
  • Made in Solingen, Germany

UPC Code: 788857054598

Made in Germany
Made in Germany One of the older steel Capitals of the World: Solingen, Germany produces some of the best Kitchen knives and straight razors money can buy.
Damascus Steel
Damascus Steel A layered steel that can be either carbon or stainless. The finished blade is acid etched to give it a unique design. Damascus is known for its toughness, and edge holding capabilities.
Wood Handles
Wood Handles Provides a traditional, natural look and feel to a modern tool. Wood absorbs shock well and is popular in axe handles.
Leather Sheath
Leather Sheath Leather is known for its durability and traditional appeal. When compared to Kydex it is preferred for its silence when bumped against other objects, as well as blade retention.

 

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