Hiroaki Ohta has been hand crafting knives since 1989 and began making Full Time in 1998. His folding knives are prized the world over for their precision and beauty. Hiroaki Ohta’s knives have been featured in the KNIVES Annuals and appeared in BLADE magazine last year.
Fort Henry Custom Knives is proud to be a direct Dealer for Hiroaki Ohta hand made knives
~ Direct from the Maker from the NYCKS 2018 ~
This is an Elegant Gentleman’s fixed blade just received from Hiroaki
Hiroaki chose some Tough OD Green Canvas Micarta for the handle scales. Black Micarta Screw Covers add a dramatic look.
Hiroaki always Signs his work discreetly somewhere on the knife, this one is Signed on the Butt end of the Handle.
This is a Full Tang blade with a a Comfortable Full Grip, the handle fits securely in the palm and there is room for all four Fingers for a sure grip.
The D2 Steel blade has a Full Height Hollow Grind, a labor intensive Hand Rubbed / High Satin finish and an expert Heat Treat that leaves the blade at 61-62 Rc. A perfect size for discreet carry.
Hiroaki also makes his own Kydex Sheaths. This one is snug and even if you hold it upside down you cannot shake the knife out! This is a Pack or Pocket sheath, it does not have a Belt Loop.
This is the Actual Knife you will Receive.
You will not find a better value on a Personal sized Custom Fixed Blade!