NOTICE OF RETIREMENT: As of 2021, I am no longer taking orders for new custom knives or custom knife repair and conversions. For those of you who would still like one of my custom knives, I do have a few "On Hand", that can be shipped out ASAP. You should find the info and photos of them under the "Knives For Sale" section.  These remaining knives will be discounted by 30%, until they are all gone.
Thank you for your support over the years.  - Jay Maines

Model 406 Fighting Knife

Model #406 Combat Fighter. Built in the spirit of the elk antler tine handled Bowie, used by Brad Pitt’s character in the movie “Legends of the Fall.” A 7-1/2” hollow grown blade, with the top 5” also sharpened, of 440-C., S.S. A nickel silver, double cross guard with 2 sets of red/N.S. pacers. They frame a 1/2” piece of A2 Desert Ironwood, also added as a spacer. Main handle of a shed whitetail deer antler tine. A Deluxe style sheath included with a black alligator hide insert, plus a leg tie-down system with a tine tip drop. For added field maintenance, a retractable diamond coated sharpening steel was added, carried in a leather tube hold, attached along the right side.

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Model 406 Combat Fighter. 7-1/2” hollow ground, 440-C., S.S. blade with top 5” sharpened. As shown, my most popular handle design. With double N.S. guard, sub-hilt, hand stop, and pointed skull crusher pommel cap. Two sets of red spacer material, with N.S. sheets. Handle with finger grips of presentation grade A.A., A2. Desert Ironwood with a burled grain patters. Water buffalo hid sheath, with leg tie down.

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Combat Fighter
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406 Fighting Knife7 1/2″ blade of 440-C., S.S. As shown with brass fittings, including a sub-hilt, and pointed “skull crusher” pommel cap. Low carry sheath design, with a leg tie-down system. Handle is black, canvas Micarta.

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Model 406 Combat Fighter7 1/2″ hollow ground blade of 440-C., S.S with top 5″ sharpened. As shown with double brass guard, brass sub-hilt, hand stop and brass pommel cap. Red/brass spacers, 2 sets. Cocobolo wood handle with palm swell. Thong/lanyard hole in bottom of hand stop. Low carry, left-haned, water buffalo hide sheath. Dyed dark brown with 3 initials, B.L.M., stamped on front.

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