Designed by Ex-Special Forces operative Mel Parry, the Parry Blade is the ultimate survival knife.
Mel Parry has a military service record spanning 32 years. He spent
27 years in the British Special Forces and his experience was essential
to developing this extraordinary survival knife.
Each knife is skilfully hand crafted by Samuel Staniforth Ltd (est. 1864), making every knife truly unique.
This knife is a thoroughbred and was borne from clear understanding
that a knife is a tool. The Parry Blade was designed with a single
purpose in mind; survival.
It is evident even from a glance that the knife was developed around the principles of efficiency and practicality.
The knife is made from 3/16″ (4.5 mm) thick high tensile carbon spring steel hardened to 57-58 Rc.
The main edge is bevel-ground for strength. The deep belly shape
takes the weight forward giving the knife a powerful chopping stroke.
The point is ground as a spear point and is strong enough for digging
Near the choil is a hollow-ground section that can be honed for razor
sharpness for fine cutting and whittling, aided by the forward choke.
On the top of the blade is a serrated edge for sawing through rope or
The contoured double guard butt is squared off and file cut for use
as a hammer. Checkered and contoured linen Micarta scales screwed to the
full tang construction complete this exceptional knife.
The Parry Hunter comes complete with a black heavy duty Cordura sheath.
Hardness: Rockwell 57-58 Rc
Overall length: 12.5" (31.8cm)
Blade length: 7.5" (19.1cm)
Blade thickness: 3/16″ (4.5 mm)
The Parry Blade Hunter comes complete with a black heavy duty Cordura sheath.
Sharpening stone not included.