Royal Australian Navy Midshipmans Dirk

For Midshipmen (and those who once were) in the Royal Australian Navy 

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The Navy Midshipmans Dirk with scabbard. Made by WKC Germany according to ADF specification.

 
Blade: Forged stainless steel  blade. It is hardened to ca. 48-52° HRC Rockwell, then well-tempered and hand-polished. The blade is acid etched by hand and has excellent detail. Dimension of the blade is ca. 400 x 5 x 20 mm.

Guard: Brass guard, hand-polished, 24-carat gold-plated

Grip: ABS handle, wrapped with three goldplated wires.

Scabbard: Black leather covered tube,with 24-carats gold-plated  brass mountings with 2 attachment rings. 

Included Accessories: Protective cloth bag.

About WKC
Since 1883, Weyersberg, Kirschbaum & Co (WKC) has been manufacturing military swords and cutlery in Solingen, Germany, a city famous since the Middle Ages for its metalworking and craftsmanship in sword making. Today, as the oldest and largest sword manufacturer in Germany, this family owned business is the leading supplier to military schools and services worldwide for ceremonial swords. WKC continue the tradition of handcrafted swords, daggers and uniform accessories according to the specialised skill of artisans using their unique knowledge as passed on from generation to generation – a guarantee of unmatched quality. The attention given by WKC’s uniquely skilled craftsmen ensure that each sword and scabbard is produced according to their rigorous quality standards. Upon the closure of the Wilkinson Sword factory WKC was awarded much of their manufacturing equipment, including their blade roll-forge and various lots of tools and parts for ADF swords amongst several others.
Since 1999 we been a proud partner representing in Australia the world's leading manufacturer of ceremonial swords - WKC. As their sole Australian agent we are able to supply their superior quality military swords and uniform accessories.

WKC is certified according to DIN EN ISO 9001:2000

Remember ceremonial items are a once in career purchase Buy once … buy quality…