Excellent Condition G-96 Brand Model No. 801 "Jet-Aer Corp., Paterson, J.N. 07524 USA" on blade tang. "Japan" on other blade tang. Overall length: 9-1/4" Blade Length: 5". Also on blade; G 96, Knife Makers Choice, No 801. Brown Leather Knife Makers Choice Sheath - 801 also excellent.
Knife has been well cared for, no marks or scratches and no box.
Jet Aer proclaimed “G-96 KMC KNIVES ARE "ENGINEERED FOR PERFORMANCE" AND DESIGNED TO APPEAL TO KNIFE COLLECTORS AND SERIOUS SPORTSMEN.”
Made of multi-layers of genuine Teak and Ebony hardwoods, bonded together with super hard resins at very high pressure. This process produces a One-Of-A-Kind wood insert that is incredibly hard as it is beautiful skilled craftsmen hand shape the insert to perfectly fit the handle.
Carefully constructed of top grain cowhide, then "Oil Stained" to a beautiful brown finish. All stress points are stitched and inverted.
Hand crafted of the finest steel alloy(440C).Each blade passes thru separate processes, including heat treating to 1020C and rapid cooling in annealing oils to 20c, to produce a finished blade hardened(R57-59C).This blade will take and hold a razor sharp edge better and longer than any other steel. All folding knives feature lock blades.
Are made of Solid Brushed Stainless Steel that will never tarnish and needs no care.
Blade: 5 ", Handle: 4 1/4", Leather Sheath, Made in Japan