I am very pleased to offer knives by this extremely popular Ukrainian Custom Maker to my Customers. Aleksandr has built up a very loyal following in his native country and his work is sought after worldwide.
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Fort Henry Custom Knives is proud to be a Dealer for Aleksandr Afonchenko
~ Direct from the Maker ~
Making its debut at The Fort today is the City Bowie ~ EDC or Fieldcraft blade
Aleksandr Afonchenko is a Custom maker from the Ukraine. Known for his EDC, Bushcraft and Hunting designs as well as his attention to detail, this example of his work showcases his talent.
This is Aleksandr’s recently released City Bowie – a knife that blends Traditional and Modern
The profile of this knife is immediately recognizable to any student of blade History, this is of course an updated interpretation of the classic Bowie knife. The Blade on this Afonchenko City Bowie has an Acid & Stonewashed Finish with a Near Full Height Hollow Grind and a Long Custom Swedge.
The Hand Ground blade was crafted from Bohler N690 steel and given a Cryogenic Quench. This steel has properties that make it unique among modern steels – it is enriched with Cobalt excels at Edge Retention and is widely known as a Superior Performer. By combining various alloying elements (Chromium, Vanadium, Manganese, Molybdenum, etc.) N690 is also known for its corrosion-resistant properties.
The Handle was crafted from Tough Canvas Micarta. Given a Full Grip, Custom Contoured, Hand Filling Shape this knife is extremely comfortable.
This Afonchenko City Bowie comes with a Secure, Custom Molded Black Kydex sheath ~ with an Adjustsable Large Tek-Lok blet clip already Attached
A true top shelf package ~ includes a Hand Signed COA
Check out other knives by Aleksandr Afonchenko on our website ~ HERE