This custom Estrella features a fine orange peel finish integral titanium frame. Hand rubbed satin finish blade. Single thumb-stud. Strong lock up, nice detent and perfect blade seating. Nice fit and finish. Includes original box, pivot tool and letter of authenticity dated "October 2012". Mint condition.
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ABOUT THE MAKER
Visit this maker's website: Michael Raymond Knives. Michael was born and raised on the Central East Coast of Florida. Since Michael was a young boy he got to see his father work with his hands, crafting most anything he desired. Michael says this has been his main inspiration to be constructive and work with his hands for a living.Michael is an avid fisherman, and has been his entire life. Fishing lead to Michael's desire to do some machining, making his own lure molds. After making several lure molds Michael wanted to expand his knowledge of machining, so he attended and graduated Machinist school.With some knowledge from machinist school Michael worked for an engineering business that constructed high precision wax die turbine molds for a major aerospace firm. While working there Michael sharpened his skills as a Machinist.Michael's desire to become a knifemaker came from a lifelong interest in knives and seeing Scott Cook's impressive work. Scott Cook has become Michael's friend and knife mentor. Michael says if it were not for his wife, parents, and Scott none of this would be possible.