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"Ari B'Lilah" counterterrorism, combat knife, obverse side view in ATS-34 high molybdenum stainless steel blade, 304 stainless steel bolsters, G10 fiberglass/epoxy composite handle, hybrid tension-locking sheath in kydex, anodized aluminum, stainless steel, HULA, UBLX in polypropylene, polyester
"Ari B'Lilah"

Creature

"Creature" Custom made Tactical collaborative knife, obverse side view: 440 High chromium Stainless Steel blade 304 stainless steel bolsters canvas micarta phenolic handle, kydex aluminum stainless steel sheath
"Creature" Tactical Knife by James Beauchamp and Jay Fisher
  • Size: Length overall: 9.0" (22.9 cm), Blade Length: 4.6" (11.7 cm), Thickness: .202" (5.1 mm)
  • Weight: Knife: 9.9 oz. (281 grams) Sheath: 9.1 oz. (258 grams)
  • Blade: 440 High Chromium Martensitic Stainless Tool Steel, Hardened and Tempered to Rockwell C58
  • Bolsters, Fittings: 304 Austenitic Stainless Steel
  • Handle: Canvas Micarta Phenolic
  • Sheath: Locking Kydex, Aluminum, Stainless Steel, Nickel Plated Steel
  • Knife: Another fine handmade collaborative knife by James Beauchamp and Jay Fisher. This is a very durable and field proven tactical grade knife originally designed by a United States Air Force Pararescueman for his use in combat, search, and rescue. The blade has a cleanly executed hollow grind and a half-length top swage to reduce point resistance while still maintaining superior spine strength. The blade is low maintenance in highly corrosion resistant 440C high chromium martensitic stainless tool steel with a fully tapered tang for perfect weight balance. Notice that the bolsters bed with a pair of pinned and dovetailed canvas Micarta phenolic handle scales. This is a very tough, hard, and durable material that is chemically resistant and waterproof, and the bead blasting gives the phenolic just the right amount of tooth for great purchase. The bolsters are zero-care 304 high chromium, high nickel austenitic stainless steel. The front bolster is radiused and contoured for the forefinger, and the rear bolster features a chamfered 5/16" lanyard hole for extra security. The knife feels comfortable in the hand in either forward or reverse grip. 
  • Sheath: The sheath for this knife is one of James Beauchamp and Jay Fisher's positively locking military tactical combat models, made of double thickness thermoformed kydex, 5052H32 corrosion resistant high strength aluminum, and 304, 302, and 316 stainless steel locking mechanism and components, bound with nickel plated steel Chicago screws and 18-8 stainless steel machine screws. The die-formed aluminum belt loops are reversible for a variety of wear positions.
    --James
  • Another fine custom built knife for a great client!

Thanks, G. T.!

Jay,
I picked up the knife this morning, and it is exactly what I was looking for. Thanks so much, and do be sure to tell the same to James.

--G.


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"Creature" tactical knife reverse side view. The sheath locking mechanism is all stainless steel for extreme durability "Creature" tactical knife inside handle tang view. Note the fully tapered tang and dovetailed bolsters for a solid, bedded and sealed handle "Creature" tactical knife spine view. Note fully tapered tang, dovetaiedl bolsters, and canvas micarta phenolic handle material Knife in the locking sheath. Note the custom locking mechanism and the 5/16 lanyard hole.  Knife handle view. Micarta Phenolic handle is very tough and durable. All surfaces are radiused and contoured for a comfortable feel

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