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Knives & Daggers

On this page you will find examples of knives and daggers that we have made or modified in the past.  If you are interested in commissioning a similar piece, please read through our Ordering page for information on contacting us.

Belt Knife

This knife was created as a prize for a contest on Sword Buyers Guide, a site and forum dedicated to the collection of arms and armor.  The blade was forged from 1075 steel and given a mirror finish.  The guard and butt cap are mild steel with a satin finish, while the handle is maple.
 
The specifications are as follows:
Overall Length: 10.75 inches
Blade Length: 6 inches
Blade Width at Guard: 1 inch
Handle Length: 4.25 inches
Point of Balance: At guard
Weight: 0.25 pounds

Boot Dagger

This double-edged boot knife was built using a blade made by Windlass Steelcrafts.  The guard is a small rondel made from mild steel, and the handle is natural shed deer antler with the crown intact.
 
The specifications are as follows:
Overall Length: 10.75 inches
Blade Length: 6.13 inches
Blade Width at Guard: 1 inch
Guard Width: 1 inch
Handle Length: 3.5 inches
Point of Balance: At guard
Weight: 0.26 pounds

Bowie Camp Knife

This bowie knife was one of our fully custom commissions.  The blade is made of 1095 steel with a satin finish and features a sharpened clip point.  The guard is mild steel which has been cold-blued to accent the blade.  The handle is hickory and affixed by two steel pins.
 
The specifications are as follows:
Overall Length: 12.5 inches
Blade Length: 7.5 inches
Blade Width at Guard: 1 inch
Thickness: 3/16 at base to 1/16 at tip
Guard Width: 4 inches
Handle Length: 5 inches
Point of Balance: 0.5 inches from guard
Weight: 0.75 pounds

Fighting Bowie Knife

This knife was made using a blade from 
Windlass Steelcrafts.  The guard was forged from mild steel and features long arms for excellent hand protection.  It was then given a mirror polish to match the blade.  The handle is made from a piece of American elk antler.

The specifications are as follows:
Overall Length: 11.5 inches
Blade Length: 7 inches
Blade Width at Guard: 1.125 inches
Guard Width: 3 inches
Handle Length: 4.375 inches
Weight: 0.5 pounds

Fantasy Dagger Set

This is a matching set of two fantasy daggers commissioned by a customer.  Though fantasy pieces, the chopping dagger is loosely based on some Filipino designs, while the double-edged dagger is based upon antenna daggers from medieval Europe.

The larger dagger features a blade of 5160 while the smaller one is made from 1095, both with a satin finish.  The hilt fittings of each are mild steel also with a satin finish.  The poplar grips are wrapped in green leather strips.  The scabbards feature poplar cores wrapped in brown leather with black leather belt loops and chapes.

The specifications are as follows:

Single-Edged Chopper
Overall Length: 18.5 inches
Blade Length: 14 inches
Blade Width at Guard: 1.25 inches
Guard Width: 3 inches
Handle Length: 4 inches
Point of Balance: 2.5 inches from guard
Weight: 1.1 pounds

Double-Edged Dagger
Overall Length: 16.25 inches
Blade Length: 12 inches
Blade Width at Guard: 1 inch
Guard Width: 3 inches
Handle Length: 4 inches
Point of Balance: 1.75 inches from guard
Weight: 0.55 pounds