Larry R. Hendricks XLH-4 Custom Handmade Hunting Knife, ca 1975




Offered for sale is a custom Lorenzo (Larry) R. Hendricks model XLH-4 fixed-blade hunting knife, hand-made in USA, ca. 1975.  Hendricks was a member of the Knifemakers’ Guild, and passed away in 1989.  This knife features a stainless steel upswept blade, an aluminum hilt and pommel, hidden tang construction, and a very finely sculptured wood handle with a single finger grip.  The blade is 3-1/4″ long and 3/16″ thick at the hilt.  Overall length is 8-1/4″.  The blade is etched lengthwise with “Hendricks 75” and is tang stamped XLH-4.  The knife is in excellent, like-new condition overall.  The blade appears to be unsharpened.  The handle is in excellent condition.  The fit and finish is superb.  The knife includes a custom Hendricks-made right handed leather sheath.  This knife is very well made, and will provide many years of service with proper care.  Or, it would be right at home in a collection of custom knives.  You can own this very high quality custom knife for $599.99.