This elegantly designed pipe tool was handcrafted in the village of Laguiole, France where the style of Laguiole cutlery first emerged in the early 1800s.The Calumet comes with three essential pipe elements: a scraper blade, a hinged pin and a flat miter for packing down tobacco. This tool also features the traditional bee, the shepherd cross, and an entirely hand file spring top.
Technical aspects: The blade ad bolsters of this knife are both forged from T12 steel. This non-stainless metal alloy combines the durability and ease of sharpening found with carbon steel but without the rusting issues. Forge de Laguiole unique methods of forging, combined with tempering, gives this knife a perfect cutting edge. T12 alloy comes from the department of Isère, France and is exclusively made for FDL.
Consider this: This knife was entirely hand made in the small village of Laguiole Pop. 1200." Forge de Laguiole has around 100 employees and is the most renowned Laguiole knife manufacturer in France.
Handle Material: Briarwood harvested in France
What's Included: Pipe tool - Black gift box - Certificate - Warranty & Repair support - Free Shipping & Free *Return (U.S only)
Forge de Laguiole's workshop is a member of the "Entreprise de Patrimoine Vivant". This award is presented to exceptional French manufacturers that produce outstanding products with remarkable know-how and ethics.