Casstrom's Karesuando Wilderness Knife (3506)
Karesuandokniven is one of the most esteemed knife-making companies in Sweden. The company and the craftsmen who work for them is located in the arctic north of Swedish Lapland on the border to Finland.
Karesuando kniven, or ''The Karesuando Knife'' as the name translates, make all knives in Sweden from the natural materials of the arctic north and top quality Swedish steel. The design, techniques and skills that result in this stunning range of knives combines the ancient traditions of the indiginous Sami people, significant experience and knowledge of applying the best materials and technology available and constant use in the field under the toughest circumstances to test and refine the products.
Karesuando knives also come with a lifetime guarantee on the blade attachment which guarantees that an internal tang blade will never come loose from the handle, or you get a new knife. Basically, Karesuandokniven knives do not break.
This is a very fine piece of handcraft made in the Swedish part of Lapland in a traditional northern scandinavian way.
- The Blade is 8.3cm (3.25 inches) long, 2.1 cm wide and 3mm thick, is Very Sharp and is made from high quality Sandvik 12C27 stainless "surgical" steel (HRC 57). The blade extends with an internal tang that stretches approx 2.5" into the handle and is secured very firmly so that it won''t come loose. In fact Karesuando offers a Lifetime Guarantee that if the blade comes loose you will get an new knife straight away! Basically the blade will never come loose! The internal tang design is very beneficial from a weight perspective.
- The Handle is made from oiled curly birch and stained with a golden red/brown colour.
- The Sheath is made from cow hide leather and has an embossed Axe and Camp Fire design.
This knife is brilliant for hunting, fishing and forest activities. It is also suitable for carving and could be used in all kinds of outdoor activities such as survival exercises, bushcraft and camping.
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