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Glenn Waters Kaiken 2, Damasteel, Carbidized Titanium & Carbon Fiber Frame
Glenn Waters Kaiken 2, Damasteel, Carbidized Titanium & Carbon Fiber Frame


 

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Our Price: $2,600.00

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Description
 
Direct from the Australian maker living in Japan for almost 3 decades, Glenn Waters a jewelry maker by trade and master martial art's practitioner since the age of 6. Waters began making knives in 1993 a 7th Don Black Belt in Jujitsu he uses his knowledge of sword and knife handling to develop practical tactical beautiful and sometimes deadly designs.



This custom Kaiken 2 is a beautiful knife that features a damasteel blade with carbidized titanium liners bolsters and back spacer. The heat anodized & carbodized titanium bolsters have an elegant Bishamon pattern etched on the surface and carbon fiber scales. This knife also has Waters signature pivot (pivot tool included with knife) the hand fitment on this knife is truly that of a master knife maker with the touch of a classical jeweler. The spine of the blade is hand engraved he pocket clip is timascus.
enn Waters has gained notoriety after winning multiple awards including,



:Best Miniature at the 2017 Blade Show
:Best folder at the 2017 Seki Knife Show Japan
:Best Folder in 2016 at the SICAC Paris show



His work has been published in many magazines and books in America, Australia, China, France, Italy, Japan and Russia.



Waters knives often incorporate many traditional Japanese themes and are decorated with the finest of detail in the smallest of places. His love of Japan its history and mythology shines threw in each of his pieces.




Features
Overall Length: 7 7/8""
Blade Length: 3 1/8"
Closed Length: 4 5/8"
Blade Material: Damasteel
Handle Material: Titanium/Carbon Fiber
Weight: 4.1oz