Kappetijn Knives in Pretoria
Kappetijn Knives is a manufacturer of fine handmade knives & swords in damascus, carbon and stainless steel. Our designs appeal to a wide customer base. These include folding and fixed blade hunting knives, as well as classical sword designs. Our products are procured by collectors, hunters, outdoorsmen and for high-end corporate gifts. It can be truly said that our products are made to last a lifetime of use and enjoyment. Our knives & swords are handcrafted by master craftsmen to exacting standards. No two products are ever exactly the same. Because our products are handcrafted, production volume is limited, providing a high level of exclusivity. Our products are made from the finest 440C stainless steels and damascus steel (combination of 1075 Carbon Steel and 4340 high nickel steel). Damascus steel patterns available include raindrop, twist, ladder, random & naughts & crosses patterns.. All blades are heat treated to exacting requirements to 57-59 HRC to ensure long lasting cutting edges without compromising blade toughness. All knives are supplied with custom made leather pouches and sheaths. Over and above the products available on this site, we also manufacture to order. Larger orders of custom designed knives will be entertained. We will laser engrave knives to requirements at an additional cost. From time to time we have custom knives available at discounted prices.The bargain knives are in no way inferior in design or quality to our other products. While we retail from this website, our products are also available on wholesale basis to retailers and resellers. Knife dealers dealing in quality knives are welcome to contact us. We are based in Pretoria, South Africa.Orders can be faxed to +27123471792 or e-mailed. Payments can be done via EFT, TFT or credit card. Account details will be supplied on order. Distributors wanted. Please contact us for pricing.