Ka-Bar D2 Extreme Utility Knife - Black Leather Sheath - Fixed Blade - Kabar Knives
Ka-Bar's D2 Extreme with Leather Sheath – Kabar
Overall Length: 11.875"
Tang Stamp: USA
Handle Material: Kraton G
Knife: Manufactured in US
Blade Type: Fixed Blade
Edge Angles: 20 Degrees
Knife Material: D2
Rockwell Hardness: 59-60CR
Blade Width: 1.188"
Blade Length: 7"
Shape: Clip Point
Butt Cap / Guard: Powdered Metal
Blade Thickness: .175"
Sheath Material: Leather
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 D2 Extreme, cutting tests prove that D2 is one of the toughest steels used in knife making. It is featured in the classic clip point blade shape that made KA-BAR famous. A partially serrated edge makes cutting looped and synthetic materials a breeze. Tang stamped USA. Oval shaped Kraton G Thermoplastic elastomer handles, powdered metal butt cap and guard. Leather Sheath included.
Kraton G polymers are the strongest, most highly dilutive second generation styrenic block copolymers. Intended for use where UV resistance, high service temperature, and processing stability are essential. It is used as a synthetic replacement for rubber. It offers many of the properties of natural rubber, such as flexibility, high traction, and sealing abilities, with increased resistance to heat, weathering, and chemicals.
D2 steel is an air hardening, high-carbon, high chromium tool steel. It has high wear and abrasion resistant properties. Blades are laser cut from sheet stock, heat treated to HRC 59-60, deep frozen to -120 degrees F, double draw tempered, epoxy powder coated blade, buff polished edge, 2" serrated edge.