Trail Master Bowie with VG-1 San Mai III® steel blade
The Cold Steel Trail Master represents the culmination of years of development, field-testing and modification. Designed by Lynn
C. Thompson, it was devised with the aim of becoming the best all-purpose Bowie knife in the world. From its broad clip point and
hand-honed, razor-sharp blade to its extra sturdy non-slip Kray-Ex™ handle, the Trail Master is built to perform!
Popular with hunters and survival experts as well as with Military personnel who appreciate a larger fixed blade that can serve
multiple roles in hard conditions, the Trail Master is a rugged Bowie that will be your trusted companion whatever your mission!
This model features VG-1 San Mai III steel and is hand-made in limited edition in Japan. It comes complete with a Cor-Ex™
San Mai III® Classics
Each model in this exclusive series of luxury high-performance knives is hand-made in Japan from laminated VG-1 San Mai III®
Steel. These highly collectible limited edition blades are made to the highest possible standards, rivaling even the finest
custom knives. But these are no mere safe queens ? each of these knives are built to perform!
VG-1 San Mai III® is comprised of three layers of expertly laminated stainless steel combined into one blade. Hard
high-carbon steel is sandwiched between two layers of tough lower carbon steel, maximizing edge holding ability while still
withstanding impact and lateral stresses. Produced in Japan in extremely limited edition, it is used on Cold Steel’s most
exclusive and collectible fixed blades.
– Blade material: VG-1 San Mai III® stainless steel
– Overall length: approx. 37.1 cm
– Blade length: approx. 24.1 cm
– Blade thickness: approx. 8 mm
– Handle: approx. 13 cm long, Kray-Ex™
– Weight: approx. 510 g
– Including Cor-Ex™ sheath
– Cold Steel Product No.: 16JSM
Trail Master Bowie, O-1 steel: Product No. CST-39L16CT