Rockstead Knives – Ritsu – ZDP


Item Condition: New
Source: From Maker 
Handle Material: Carved Micarta 
Blade Steel: ZDP 189
Blade Length: 3  3/4″
OAL: 8  3/8
Sheath: Presentation Bag
Guard: Anodized Titanium  

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 ROCKSTEAD KNIVES are easily recognized in an elite group of Production / Custom knives. They utilize the worlds most advanced machining tools and create parts to amazingly tight tolerances, but their small staff do all processing of the blades by hand. The factory-custom-knife is completely different from the mass-production-knife in  quality and fit & finish. 

Fort Henry Custom Knives is Proud to be a Direct Dealer for Rockstead Knives in the United States

Go to their Website – HERE

   ~ Just Received ~ Direct from the Maker ~ 

This is Rockstead’s Ritsu – the Newest Fixed Blade Hunter from Rockstead’s Fixed Blade line. 

Rockstead Knives Ritsu Blue

 A Perfectly Ground Harpoon style, Dual Convex blade of ZDP 189 steel ~ with an Approximate Rc of 67!  Razor Sharp! 

This is a wonderfully unique knife that will tackle any chore!  Due to the amazing Mirror Polished finish, it was very hard to take good photos of this knife. 

Rockstead Knives RITSU Blade

 Here is but one Video that shows the amazing ability of Rockstead’s knives, a combined effort of the High Quality Blade Steel, Expert Heat Treat and the unique Honzukuri shaped blade! 

   The Wood Micarta handle has Multi Faceted Shape to improve Traction if your hands are Bloody or wet

Rockstead Handle

The ergonomics on this Knife are wonderful – this knife has a Full Length Tang

And Custom Thumb Ridges in Two Places on the Spine aid the security and are very comfortable.   

The ultimate Blade for Cutting, Slicing or any Woods chore.

Rockstead Knives RITSU Reverse

The Thick Leather Belt Sheath has a Kydex Liner, the knife can not be shaken out even if the Leather Strap is disconnected.

Provided with a Presentation Silk Brocade Bag and COA Regsitration Paperwork.

If you want to experience the near perfection of what Man and Machine can accomplish in a knife ~ you need to own a Rockstead.

Get a custom embroidered zipper case – HERE

Additional information

Weight1 lbs
Dimensions9 × 6 × 3 in