#R3S Boat and Rope - Stainless
Great all purpose knife for boating, canoeing, sailing, camping, hunting and fishing. The tapered handle helps prevent slipping and complete with a sturdy open sheath for quick access and large eyelet for attachment.
The triangular shaped handle makes for a better grip when wet. Available in hollow, flat or partial serrations for use with modern materials such as nylon cords.
Along with boaters and fishermen, this knife is commonly used by the Canadian Coast Guard and can usually be seen with various crew on the historic Bluenose tall ship. This Canadian Army Knife (CAF) #R3SA commonly referred to as the "Jump Knife", used by the Canadian Armed Forces since 1964.
Supplied with a quality leather sheath made of 6 to 8 ounce steerhide that is glued, stitched and riveted for maximum strength & durability. Each is then oiled tanned and polished by hand to give it a beautiful finish
- Blade length: 10cm
- Material: stainless
- Thickness: 3/32"
- Overall length: 20cm (8")
- Rosewood handle
- Top-grain leather sheath.
- Manufactured in Pictou, Nova Scotia,Canada