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hen you see the Footprint Hacking Knife you probably see an oldfashioned design? Well it is an old fashioned design combined withmodern manufacturing methods to produce a tough, quality andversatile knife.

Extra Strength as made from a single Drop Forged piece of CarbonSteel

Hand Ground edge for a sharp cutting blade

Long Lasting blade edge due to controlled hardening and temperingprocess of the Carbon Steel blade

Heavy Duty, as blade is tapered from 5mm just above the edge of theblade to 8mm on the back of the blade creating a clear strikingsurface for a hammer on the back of the blade

The handle is made from two scales of leather held in place bythree strong rivets. We find tradesmen like that the blade willlikely outlive the handle with many tradesmen retaining the bladeand making their own handle.

The Footprint Hacking Knife was originally designed to remove theputty from window frames. In recent years we have begun to find outthat this rugged knife is being used for a variety of purposes.Here is a list of just a few of them.

Hacking through cars in the outback of Australia

An essential part of a Fishermans Toolkit

Stripping and cutting telecoms cable

Chopping wood for fire kindling

Preparing wood surfaces

Cutting a hole in tin the list goes on and please feel free to tellus how you use yours.

Footprint pattern Number 182.

The whole knife is 4.5 Inches long, 115mm.
DescriptionCodePrice INC VATBasket
Footprint Hacking Knife 4.1/2in 182182£12.96
Footprint Hacking Knife 4.1/2in 182