Herb Derr – Hand Forged – Neck Knife – Rare Earth Magnetic Sheath


Item Condition: New
Source: From Maker
Handle Material: Oosic / Buckeye Burl
Blade Steel: Damascus
Guard: Nickel Silver
Blade Length: 2 3/4″
OAL: 6  5/8′
Sheath: Leather w/Magnet

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  I have been a Dealer for Herb Derr Custom knives for over a decade, long before I had a website I sold Herb’s knives at Gun & Knife Shows, most often to repeat Customers.  Herb’s pieces are sole authorship ~ he forges his own Damascus, grinds his own blades, makes his own Leather Sheaths and still finds time to Teach courses at a Community College on how to make Damascus.

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Fort Henry Custom Knives is proud to be a Dealer for Herb Derr 

  ~ Direct from the Maker ~

  Here is a unique, innovative creation from Herb ~ a knife that is easily carried, quickly accessible and a wonderful way to showcase Herb’s Sole Authorship work to those you meet.

 Herb explained that his high contrast Twist Pattern Damascus blades all have over 2,500 layers. The knife has a Full Four Finger Grip handle of Fossilized Oosic Bone.  This material is very dense and has beautiful Natural deposits of color.

The Single Piece of Oosic Bone handle on this Derr Neck Knife has a Nickel Silver Spacer and a Buckeye Burl forward spacer which compliments the handle very well.  On this knife Herb has expertly Contoured the Nickel Silver Guard for a very Secure grip.  

This Derr Neck Knife has a  Beautiful Damascus Wharncliff Blade that is approx 1/8″ Thick and has enough cutting edge for any daily cutting chore. 

  The Thick Leather Neck sheath has an Amazing Feature – Herb has embedded a pair of Strong Rare Earth Magnets inside the sheath!   

The Rare Earth Magnets are a unique enhancement. They hold the knife very securely inside the sheath ~ even upside down!  Plenty of MilSpec Paracord and a Slide adjuster are included. 

Great package and really fun to own, wear and use! I have Only ONE! 

Check out other Herb Derr knives on our site HERE


Additional information

Weight 1 lbs
Dimensions 9 × 6 × 3 in
Blade Steel

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