Our Generation 2 W100 Offshore System rigging knife features handles made from carefully chosen slabs of sustainable hardwood. This natural material is is a beautiful hardwood with excellent properties for use at sea. Wooden handle rigging knives harken back to days of square riggers and gollywobbler sails. It can be allowed to age naturally or protected with a coat of carnauba wax. This knife thoughtfully links heritage with the most modern components.
Classic Boat Magazine July 2013 Independant ‘Sheath Knife Review’ ‘EDITORS CHOICE‘ – Click to read on-line version of the article.
The Pro-grade German Marine stainless that we use is comparable to 440C for hardness and edge-holding properties with additional anti-oxidation elements added for the final crafting of our knives. Extreme strength and moderate weight. This modern upgrade features thicker steel, lighter overall weight, shackle slot and improved lanyard attachment. The Classic Sheepsfoot blade design is a modern version of the classic knives used by seamen for centuries. It includes our heavy leather sheath, knife, and Myerchin Marlinspike.
This knife features a Standard Blade.
Warranty: Limited Lifetime (Original Owner)
- Model: W100 Wood Handle Offshore System
- Length : 8.5″” (216mm)
- Blade Length: 3.8” (97mm), s.s.
- Weight: 6.6 oz (188 g).
- Spike Length 6.65″ (169mm)
- Spike Weight 2.25 oz (64g)
- Serial Number: Yes