ZU Bladeworx – Rare Shrapnel Tanto – Customized


Item Condition: New
Source: From Maker 
Handle Material: Integral
Blade Steel: 2363 Cryodur 
Guard: Integral
Blade Length: 3  1/4″
OAL: 7  5/8
Sheath: Kydex

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SKU: 215-0219-04 Category:





ZU Bladeworkx is a registered vendor to the Australian Defence Force with specific Models going to Australian Infantry Battallions 1RAR amnd 3RARIn addition, they have blades in the hands of some specialist/tactical police units in Australia (via private purchase, not government contract). 

Zu Bladeworx has supplied knives directly to Military and CQC experts such as Paul Cale (ex 2 Commando regiment Australian Army and CQC Subject Matter expert), Ray Floro (world renowned Kali and FMA teacher), Danny “Gator” Pritbor (ex USMC and owner of Firebase CSG in the USA), and Michael Slattery (Special Forces Combat medic and CQC instructor – Australian Army).

Fort Henry Custom Knives is proud to be a Direct Dealer for ZU Bladeworx of Australia 

The ZU Bladeworx Shrapnel was Voted BEST Tactical Fixed Blade ~ Click HERE to read the Article.  

~ Direct from the Maker ~ 

The Shrapnel Model is NO LONGER AVAILABLE from Zu Bladeworx PLUS this example has been Highly Customized by the ZB Custom Shop 

 This is a proven, Lethal Tactical design that is easily carried and ready for any Survival or Military application.   

A Super Tough, Integral model crafted from a Single Piece of Cryodur 2363 steel, .320 thick at the Guard area.  Cryodur 2363 is a Refined German Steel with properties similar to A2 Tool Steel. 

Each Knife is Double Tempered and Tested for an Rc Value of 58-60. A Generous area of Thumb Ridges help to improve the Grip. 

Note the Deep Forward Fullers act as channels for Liquid or Soft Material. 

This Customized Example has a Rare Customized Tanto Blade with Difficult Duplex Grind and extremely tough Tactical Two Tone Coating of Bronze and Black on all exposed surfaces. 

 Horizontal Traction Grooves on the Tang provide a sure grip and also help to keep the Paracord in place even under other than ideal conditions. This example also has Speed Holes in the Handle area along with an almost Full Length Custom Fullers that helps to make the blade very Fast in the hand. Note – the Top Edge is NOT Sharpened.  

The Integral Design maintains the Full Thickness of the material until you reach the Sharp Penetrator Tanto Tip. 

One of the best values on the Market for a Proven Design of an Extremely hard use fixed blade.   

Complete with a Custom Molded Kydex Sheath ready for your Belt Carry Attachment 

Don’t Miss Out!

Additional information

Weight1 lbs
Dimensions9 × 6 × 3 in