The Taran Kizlyar Knife continues the Scandinavian Nord (Finskiy) series of knives.
This model obtained a new blade, the prototype of which is the legendary scout knife HP-40 launched in 1940. This combat knife was put into service in the USSR Red Army, and it became the ancestor of the AK-47 bayonet. The light and narrow 7/8 inch blade allowed to stab it between the ribs of the enemy with the least resistance.
From its progenitor, the Taran differs with the shape of the handle, as well as lack of typical for cold steel s-shaped guard convenient for stabbing.
The Kizlyar Nord is a classic Scandinavian ko, the Kizlyar Finskiy’s juniour brother.
The brother, because it is just the same knife, but with a direct, not beveled, butt. And junior – due to the shorter length of the blade. All the other parameters of the two knives are identical. However, the differences outlined give the knife great advantages in the household duty. The knife is absolutely versatile in use. It is a great pleasure to use it while cutting both fresh and frosen fish and meat. The blade is very maneuverable, even long hours of work do not cause fatigue, it cuts easily and pleasantly.
Kizlyar Finskiy is a traditional Finnish knife of puukko style.
It is widely considered a most practical knife, praised and poetized in Russian culture. The Finnish blade is well-known in Europe where it has been wide-used for centuries.
A straight blade with a slightly beveled butt. The descents are wedged from the butt, and the blade itself tapers from the handle to the tip.
The Finskiy is a universal utility knife, which copes with any task well. It is remarkable for a perfect balance and excellent grip, features which made it very popular among both criminals and policemen.
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