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DISCO Laurin Gutting 78mm Blade

78gutting

Gut hooks are used to slice hides from the inside, because they're less likely to get bound up with fur or other debris from the hide's exterior.

Below are the detailed measurements of this blade:
  Overall Length: 7.875 inches (20 cm)
  Blade Length: 3 inches (7.6 cm)
  Blade Width: 0.77 inches (2 cm)
  Blade Thickness: 0.11 inches (2.8 mm)
  Ricasso Width: 0.78 inches (2 cm)
  Ricasso Thickness: 0.12 inches (3 mm)
  Blade Weight: 1.5 ounces (43 grams)
  Tang Length: 4.875 inches (12.4 cm)
  Tang Thickness: 0.11 inches (2.8 mm)
  Tang Width (At Blade): 0.52 inches (1.3 cm)
  Tang Width (At End): 0.17 inches (4.3 mm)
  Blade Material: carbon

Here are the fittings that this blade can be paired with, based on the sizes of the blade, tang, and slot. Any fitting labelled "might be too small/big" will still fit the blade, but might not be a good match depending on the style of knife that you're making.

  Bolster 15mm x 22mm Brass Straight: slot is a bit too small, will need to be filed wider/longer
  Bolster 15mm x 22mm Nickel Straight: slot is a bit too small, will need to be filed wider/longer
  Ferrule 15mm x 23mm Brass Straight: slot is a bit too small, will need to be filed wider/longer
  Ferrule 15mm x 23mm Nickel Straight: slot is a bit too small, will need to be filed wider/longer
  Bolster 16mm x 24mm Brass Straight: **BEST FIT**
  Bolster 16mm x 24mm Nickel Straight: **BEST FIT**
  Bolster 18mm x 27mm Brass Straight: might be too big
  Bolster 18mm x 27mm Nickel Straight: might be too big
  Bolster 18mm x 35mm Brass Straight: might be too big
  Bolster 18mm x 35mm Nickel Straight: might be too big
  Bolster 19mm x 30mm Brass Straight: might be too big
  Bolster 19mm x 30mm Nickel Straight: might be too big
  Bolster 21mm x 32mm Brass Straight: might be too big
  Bolster 21mm x 32mm Nickel Straight: might be too big
  Ferrule 18mm x 32mm Brass Straight: might be too big
  Ferrule 18mm x 32mm Nickel Straight: might be too big
  Ferrule 21mm x 39mm Brass Straight: might be too big
  Ferrule 21mm x 39mm Nickel Straight: might be too big