Customers Who Viewed This Item Also Viewed
Mike Franklin is a full time Ohio knifemaker and started making knives in 1969. His current logo is Boar & HAWG KNIVES. This is one of his very early knives with his old logo. New unused.
A medium size tanto style knife.
Beautiful mother of pearl scales held on with 2 stainless hex screws. He left some of the butt end exposed and drilled 7 holes
Chisel ground blade. Needle like point. Flat ground on back side, hollow ground front side. Mike sharpened the false edge. The back side is a gray matt finish, Front side is a combination of that same finish and polished.
Notice the logo. I dont know exactly when or how long he used this logo.
He is known for using ATS 34 steel. Im gussing this knife was made from that steel. Cant be sure.
8.25 OAL, 3.7 blade, 1 18 wide, 18 thick
I had a custom black leather sheath with sting ray overlay and black clip made for this knife.