The Great Eastern Cutlery Farm and Field Tool #71 Bull Nose Work Knife was designed to do one thing extremely well... WORK. It is a sturdy, medium-sized pocket knife that features a single 1095 carbon steel blade. The size falls in the "just right" category as it is large enough to handle tasks such as field dressing deer yet small enough to easily carry and do finer tasks. It makes a great general purpose pocket knife no matter what your daily duties are. This robust knife is made to provide dependable service for years. Made with pride in Titusville, PA. We are an authorized Great Eastern Cutlery Dealer and purchased this new knife direct from them.
The Farm and Field Tool #71 Bull Nose Work Knife features a 1095 steel, drop point blade allowing the knife to be quite versatile for slicing or general utility purposes. The blade has a cutting edge of 2.875" and a nail nick for opening. The blade has a satin finish and has "Bull Nose" with a bull etched on it. When deployed, the blade has a pronounced half stop and once past the half stop, it snaps solidly into the fully deployed position.
The Handle Construction:
The handle size allows for a solid four finger hold for most people. The handle scales are durable Burgundy Linen Micarta and the attaching hardware is brass. The handle scale edges are rounded and flush with the outside perimeter making the knife pleasant to hold. The fit and finish are excellent and the blade action is crisp when opening and closing.