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The 5" Strømeng leuku with a finger guard is a great hunting knife, as the finger guard makes it safer to thrust with the knife without worrying about your fingers skipping off of the handle and onto the blade. The sheath has a keeper strap and belt slots.
Below are the detailed measurements of this knife. One important note: for best comfort and grip, the length of your middle finger should be similar to the circumference of the handle.
- Blade Material: high-carbon steel, hardened to Rockwell 59
- Knife Length: 9.25 inches (23.5 cm)
- Blade Length: 5 inches (12.7 cm)
- Blade Width: 1 inch (2.5 cm)
- Blade Thickness: 0.12 inches (3 mm)
- Knife Weight: 4.9 ounces (139 grams)
- Handle Length: 4.25 inches (10.8 cm)
- Pommel: brass butt with tack
- Handle Circumference: 3.5 inches (8.9 cm)
- Handle Material: natural wood
- Sheathed Weight: 6.3 ounces (179 grams)
- Sheathed Length: 10 inches (25.4 cm)
- Belt Loop Width: 2.5 inches (6.4 cm)