Ontario Old Hickory Cotton Sampler Knife 5-1/2" Blade, Hardwood Handles - 7145
10-1/4" overall. 5-1/2" high carbon steel blade. Full tang. Hardwood handles. Full tang riveted construction. Used for cutting into bales of cotton. Made in USA.
Ontario Knife Company's industrial and agricultural knives have developed over the years to include a wide variety of products based on evolving customer demands. These fruit, vegetable, field, harvesting, table and construction knives feature a 1095 carbon steel blade with hardwood handle. These versatile, all-purpose knives may be used to multi-task harvesting, digging and industrial cutting applications.
Blade Material 1095 Carbon Steel
Overall Length 10.25 in (26.0 cm)
Blade Length 5.625 in (14 cm)
Blade Thickness 0.08 in (0.2 cm)
Blade Color Silver
Grind Full Flat Taper
Edge Type Plain
Hardness 57-59 HRC
Handle Color Brown
Country of Origin United States of America
An excellent hard use steel, 1095 is a primary choice for camping and larger fixed blade knives for its extreme toughness and ability to hold an edge. Corrosion resistance is very limited with this steel (it will rust) and most blades come with a coating to prevent premature rusting.
This product is USA born and raised.
Provides a traditional, natural look and feel to a modern tool. Wood absorbs shock well and is popular in axe handles.