WILSON TACTICAL® CUSTOM ALLIANCE
For over a decade, WILSON TACTICAL® the knife and tool division of WILSON COMBAT® has brought the finest in quality edged tactical tools to our discriminating clientele. For 2009 we are raising the bar and will be offering a limited collection of handmade knives by some of today's premier tactical knife makers without the long wait typically associated with special ordering a custom edged masterpiece. "Rogue Knight" Bowie Fighter by Jason Knight
These newly designed knives featured in the new CUSTOM ALLIANCE will be few in number, and will quickly become a valued centerpiece of your collection. These offerings will typify the WILSON standards of extraordinary quality, classic design and unmatched value.
We are proud to offer ten pieces of our first Custom Alliance knife from the bench of acclaimed Master Bladesmith Jason Knight of Harleyville, SC, the "Rogue Knight" features an 8.5" hand forged blade of virtually unbreakable L-6 high carbon tool steel. A special heat treatment and salt bath tempering ensures that the real-world toughness and edge holding of this knife will be second to none. The immaculate blade grinding, flawless fit and hand contoured premium ironwood handle will exceed your expectations for finish, balance and hair-splitting sharpness. The "Rogue Knight" is the perfect piece for the discriminating user or collector of fine tactical edged weapons.
Steel - L-6 High Carbon Tool Steel
Blade Length - 8.5"
Blade Thickness - .275"
Handle Length - 5.5"
Overall Length - 13.5"
Weight - 14.5 oz
Limited to 10 serial numbered pieces-complete with leather concealment sheath by the maker.
01 of 10 - SOLD
02 of 10 - SOLD
03 of 10 - SOLD
04 of 10 - SOLD
05 of 10 - SOLD
06 of 10 - SOLD
07 of 10 - SOLD
08 of 10 - SOLD
09 of 10 - SOLD
10 of 10 - SOLD
Jason Knight - ABS Master Bladesmith
Jason Knight of Harleyville, SC is one of the top fixed blade makers in the world and is currently rated a Master Bladesmith (MS) by the American Bladesmith Society. There are fewer than one hundred knifemakers who can lay claim to this title. For almost a decade, his tactical bladeware has been typified by excellence in design, sole authorship and unmatched cutting performance and quality. Knight specializes in heavy duty tactical and combat bladeware-fighters and Bowies are his intense specialty and in that arena we believe he has no peer. Jason is also an instructor in bladesmithing and has built knives for collectors and operators across the globe. He is also an avid shooter and outdoorsman.
Previous Awards and Accolades
2008 Bill Moran Award; American Bladesmith Society
2008 Best Bowie; Blade Show and International Cutlery Fair
2008 Best Fighter; Arkansas Custom Knifemakers Association Show
2007 BR Hughes Award (Best Knife by Master Smith); American Bladesmith Society
2006 Best Fighter; Blade Show and International Cutlery Fair
2006 Best Fighter; Arkansas Custom Knifemakers Association Show
2004 Best Hand Forged Blade; Blade Show and International Cutlery Fair