The Gavilan can be your main fixed blade. Whether you are trekking, hunting or camping, a quality full-size blade like this will help you cut through obstacles. Literally.
Handles are rounded, so no sore hand even after a whole day of usage. Index finger groove helps ensure a high degree of control.
The CRYO-T treated thick full tang blade means it can handle tough tasks confidently. Read more about CRYO-T below.
Total Length - 25.5cm / ~10"
Handle Length - 13cm / ~5"
Handle Material - Micarta
Sheath Material - Leather
Blade Length - 12.5cm / ~5"
Blade Thickness - 4.5mm
Blade Material - X50CrMoV15 stainless with cryogenic treatment (CRYO-T)
Blade Hardness - 56-57 HRC
Weight - 292g
Weight with Sheath - 373g
Product Origin - Made in Spain
About X50CrMoV15 stainless steel: X50CrMoV15 is a stainless steel type for kitchen or professional knives by A.O., a Germany manufacturer. The rust resistance is high and the cutting characteristics are exceptional.
About CRYO-T metal treatment process: CRYO-T, is Muela´s exclusive cryogenic process. After the metal is heat treated, a cryogenic process is done to transform retained austenite into martensite by precipitating fine-carbides in sub-zero condition.
Too technical? Then we just have to know it has the following key benefits on metal: