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Laramie Knifeworks -- Spalted Maple and Spalted Sycamore Drop Point

 

       

Knife Type: Gentlemen's Drop Point
Blade Length: 4 7/16 inches
Overall Length: 9 1/2 inches
Blade Steel: ATS-34 Stainless Steel
Handle Material: Spalted Maple

Bolster Material: Spalted Sycamore 

Filework: On top of blade
Additional Information: Spalted maple is technically not a particular type of maple species but refers to maple that is in the process of rotting and has a bunch of fungi in the wood. The fungi makes pen-like black lines in the wood and results in some unique looking figure. This Spalted Maple came from a saw mill in South-Central Pennsylvania. The saw mill owner collects unique primo one-of-a-kind pieces of wild looking woods for me.  

A Sycamore tree, often called an American plane tree or buttonwood tree, can grow to a massive size and grows in riparian and wetland areas. Sycamore wood has a rather plain appearance with some flecks. However, when the wood becomes spalted it becomes quite attractive. Spalted wood is wood that is in the process of rotting and has a bunch of fungi in the wood. The fungi makes lines pen-like black lines, in Sycamore, and results in some wild looking figure. The Spalted Sycamore I use has lots of pen-like black lines and came from a saw mill in South-Central Pennsylvania. This particular saw mill owner collects unique primo one-of-a-kind pieces of wild looking woods for me. This particular piece provides a nice contrast to the Spalted Maple.

Comes With: Knife Stand and Leather Sheath

Price: $275

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