Aleksandr Afonchenko – Custom Hi Tech Puukko – M390

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Item Condition: New
Source:  From Maker
Handle Material: Micarta
Blade Steel: M390
Blade Length: 4  1/4″
OAL: 9  1/8″
Sheath: Kydex 

 

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ALEKSANDR AFONCHENKO   

  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 ~ 

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 popular Hi Tech Puukko – 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 rendition of the Finnish / Scandinavian Puukko. The Handle on this Afonchenko Puukko also incorporates a Bow Drill Socket for Survival Fire Craft

afonchenko hi tech puukko

The Hand Ground blade was crafted from High End M390 steel and given a Cryogenic Quench.  This steel has properties that make it unique among modern steels; it excels at Toughness and is widely known as a Superior Performer.  It has a good amount of Carbon and a Higher Chromium and Vanadium content which puts it at the top of the Stainless Category. 

 The Blade on this Afonchenko Puukko has a Acid & Stonewashed Finish with a Near Full Height Flat Grind and a Hollow Ground Full Length Swedge. 

The Handle was crafted from a Single Piece of Green Canvas Micarta.  Given a Custom Oval Hand Filling Shape, easily indexed due to the smaller area on the bottom and a Thicker grip on the Top. 

afonchenko hi tech puukko

This style of knife has been the preferred choice of Hunters and Bushcrafters for generations.   

  This Afonchenko Hi Tech Puukko comes with a Secure, Custom Molded Black Kydex sheath ~ 

afonchenko hi tech puukko

~ with an Adjustable Rubber Drop Loop already Attached 

A true top shelf package ~ includes a Heat Treat Certificate & Hand Signed COA 

Check out other knives by Aleksandr Afonchenko on our website ~ HERE

Additional information

Dimensions12 × 4 × 4 in
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