AIR Zlatoust knife Shtrafbat( Penalty battalion) - light versatile medium-sized knife with classic steel hand guard. The knife is perfectly balanced. Narrow blade thickness of 2.4 mm, a popular form of blade has a concave lenticular slopes at half the width of the blade, forming a perfectly cutting blade. Both sides of the blade have narrow channels, adding stiffness to a blade. Small ergonomic handle, surprisingly fits well even in the big palms. Full tang design. The prototype is a knife "Military knife scout" of the 1940 standard. Very popular with a wide range of buyers. Features Damascus steel, handmade by Zlatoust masters.
Blade composite (Damascus) steel production of "Company" AIR "ZD-0803 (ZLAtoust + Damast, 08 - the average carbon content of 0.8%, 03 - the average content of alloying elements (chromium, nickel, molybdenum, vanadium, etc. ). In the composition includes ZD-0803 high-carbon steel type U10A, which ensures high operational blade (cutting properties, strength, etc.) and decorative properties. at the same time it must be remembered that the steel composition based on subject U10A corrosion.