Ka-Bar Cutlass Machete - Black - Fixed Blade - Kabar Knives
Ka-Bar's Cutlass Machete with Leather/Cordura Sheath - Kabar
Overall Length: 16.5"
Knife Material: SK5
Rockwell Hardness: 52-54
Blade Thickness: .165"
Blade Type: Fixed Blade
Blade Width: 2.375"
Blade Length: 11"
Tang Stamp: KA-BAR
Handle Material: TPR
Sheath Material: Leather/Cordura
Handle and Sheath Color: Black
KA-BAR, formally KA-BAR Knives, Inc. manufactures high quality military, hunting, sporting, and all-purpose utility, and outdoor survival knives.
The Cutlass Machete has a short, curved, wide blade with a fat blunt tip. This type of machete is used for a variety of outdoor activities like camping, hunting, or hiking. They are perfect for cutting, slashing, and chopping various trees, shrubs, and clearing brush. Leather/Cordura sheath included.
Cordura is a collection of synthetic fiber-based fabric that is durable and resistant to abrasion and tearing.
Thermoplastic Rubber is a form of synthetic rubber that maintains both the characteristics of rubber and plastic. TPR provides numerous customization options and the opportunity to produce different kinds of products.
SK5 is a Japanese high-range Carbon Steel. It has high hardness and wear resistance. It is like the American 1080 steel. Its alloy increases its strength and abrasion resistance, making it a good, tough blade with a great edge-holding ability.