1986: Kershaw Model 1005 - Imported Knife of the Year. these survival knives were manufactured in limited quantities and discontuined in 1988.
Extra heavy duty design. 6 3/4" Aus 6 Stainless steel bead blast finished Blade features a double row of sawteeth on the spine and is 1/4" thick. Knife measures 12 3/4" overall.
Rubberized hollow handle is finger grooved for a sure grip. Handle features a waterproof screw on butt cap. The survival kit came with 3 kits; the compass pkg. included, a plastic container inside the handle with fish hooks, etc and another packet of supplies with survival cards, bandaids and other items. Only the Brunton Compass and instruction are with this kit.The hollow handle is approx 4 1/2" deep so if you want to make up your own little kit of survival items you have plenty of room. Includes a unique heavy duty nylon sheath that includes a special storage pocket in the front that houses a high quality compass. (Compass is made by Brunton USA)
Study the pictures of the knife and you can see the blade is original, no marks, signs of use or sharpening. This knife is an early model not engraved with KAI on the blade like later models. Sheath is in excellent condition. Plastic Cover for sawback edge has been taped, but protects.
Overall Length: 12 3/4"
Blade Length: 6 3/4"
Blade Material: Aus 6 Stainless
Handle Material: Rubberized Finger Grooved
Lock Type: Fixed Blade
Sheath: Heavy Duty Nylon