Tanto Model 1 Fixed Blade

Tanto Model 1 Fixed Blade

Item# TantoModel1
This is our Tanto Model 1 fixed blade bushcraft knife. Hand made by our very own bladesmith, Michael Otto. Cut from 01 tool steel bar stock. Fully heat-treated in house. Our tanto angle is based on the WWII Japanese officer's sword, the gunto. Two brass cutlery rivets and blade bond epoxy secure the handle scales. Maker's mark "777" hand stamped into the blade. Optional lanyard hole with brass liner. Optional friction-fit leather sheath.

Photo with blue resin handle shows handle shape option #1. Photo with orange and black micarta shows handle shape option #2.

Dimensions: Overall length 9". Cutting edge 4". Handle 4 1/2". 1/8" thick. Blade width 1". Dimensions are approximate because each knife is made one at a time by hand. There may be slight variations in size.

Contact us for other sheath options and handle options including pine cone resin and burl/resin handles.

Hand made by us in Northern Michigan, USA.
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