Texas Tornado w/Hickory
Texas Tornado with Hickory Wood Handle
This one off set of scales is book matched with a two tone look.
This is a standard blade Texas Tornado knife.
This knife features brass bolsters and a Hickory Wood handle.
Hickory wood is hard, stiff, dense and shock resistant. There are woods stronger than hickory and woods that are harder, but the combination of strength, toughness, hardness, and stiffness found in hickory wood is not found in any other commercial wood. It is used for tool handles, pickaxe handles, bows, wheelspokes, carts, drumsticks, lacrosse stick handles, the bottoms of skis, walking sticks, and for punitive use as a switch (like hazel), and especially as a cane-like hickory stick in schools and use by parents.
The blade is 3-3/4” with an overall length of 8-1/2”
1095 high carbon steel full tang 3/16” thick spine.
**This knife has a sheath included. Sheath will be vegtan leather dyed brown.
Please let me know in the notes, or send @knivesmadebynick a message on Instagram to let me know what sheath you would like.
You can choose from a standard vertical carry or a horizontal carry in with a right handed version or left handed.