Otter Messer 166 Pocket Knife Wood Handle
The classic German soldier’s pocket knife, Otter Messer 166, has a 6.5 cm, flat grind, spear point, C75 carbon steel blade. Otter Messer pocket knives are hand made in Solingen, Germany. The handle is bubinga wood fitted to steel handle liners with steel bolsters.
Carbon steel blade pocket knives will hold a longer lasting cutting edge, but need to be cleaned and oiled after use to prevent corrosion. Surface corrosion may be removed using fine emery cloth.