The straight blade has a slight convex bevel butt. Its shape is versatile enough to cope with the most work possible. The grinds come from the butt. In the section it is a flat wedge. When viewed from above, the butt also gently tapers to the tip. This form of grinding and the fine cutting edge of the blade provide excellent cutting characteristics.
The handle is very comfortable to grip it in various ways. The construction is very strong, since the shank of the blade is its continuation and runs the entire length of the handle.
The handle is made of Caucasian walnut. Its slabs are topingly adjusted to the shank, and the rivet heads are planted very carefully. The handle also provides the lanyard hole.
Convenient submersible sheath is made of high-quality genuine leather.
The knife does not apply to melee weapons.
Sterkh-2 is a versatile utility flat ground knife resembling the world-famous Finnish “puukko”. Its design and profile allow it to cope with a variety of tasks, such as hunting, fishing, camping and so on.
The blade geometry and grind type make the design extremely effective. It is well known that flat ground blades of the type and thickness are very hard to beat when it comes to slicing, skinning and carving. Owing all these attributes combined, the blade pattern is considered the standard to be judged by. when it comes to slicing, skinning and carving. All these attributes combine to make this pattern of blade the standard to which others are judged by.
The professionally sharpened flat ground blade made of thick 5/32 in (4 mm) 420J (425 mod) steel is mirror polished to a high lustre. The handle slabs made of crafted, resin impregnated Caucasian walnut and permanently riveted onto the full tang is another characteristic feature of the knife. A small portion of the tang slightly protrudes from the base of the handle to permit the knife to be used as a small ice chipping hammer.
Sterkh-2 comes with a handsome hand made genuine leather sheath of the enclosed type, which is heavily treated to resist the elements and retain their form. The sheath completely encases the entire knife and obviously includes a belt loop.