R46Regular price $645.00
4″ blade of 3/16″ stock, 4 1/2″ and 5″ blades of 1/4″ stock. The top of the blade in front of the hilt is notched for thumb placement. Brass single hilt. Approximately 4 1/4″ – 4 5/8″ leather handle. Duralumin butt cap. The original drop-point blade. Designed by Tommy Thompson, noted Alaskan guide, in 1952 for big-game skinning. The point is dropped below the top of the blade to prevent cutting too deeply through skins when used point first.