Helvie Basswood Handle Knives - a new idea from Helvie Knives where you design and carve your own handle. The handle is approximately 6" long, 1-3/8" wide and 1-1/8" thick. The blade end of the handle is shaped almost like all of the other Helvie Knives, tapering to a block end for you to carve on. The Basswood knives have the black band with the added red, white and blue thinner bands. The detail is a typical Helvie Detail blade approximately 1-1/4" long, 3/8" wide and .03 thick. The Rough out blade is the typical Helvie Rough out blade approximately 1-3/4" long, 1/2" wide and .05 thick.
***Please use extreme caution when carving on the handle of these knives. The blades are very sharp and ready to carve with. Helvie Knives is in no way responsible for any accidents or injuries associated with the carving of these handles. There are many ways to safely carve your Helvie Knife handle. Always safely cover the sharpened blade before starting your carving. We suggest you use the best safety method of your own choosing. We have included some photos for you to see what other carvers have done with the handles. These are examples only and are not for sale. We hope you enjoy our new products and Carve On!