The KA-BAR / Becker "Combat Bowie Field Utility Knife" The Becker combat Bowie knife has a full size 9" straight edge blade constructed of 1095 Cro-Van steel maintaining a HRC hardness rating of 56-58 which has been flat ground providing a sharp cutting edge with better edge retention.
The thick .188" blade allows for prying, chopping, slicing, as well as many other field chores.
The Combat Bowie features a full tang blade providing continuous strength from end to end, an extended pommel for pounding, as a glass shattering tool, or in a self-defense mode, a serrated thumb ramp is designed into the top of the blade to add to control when cutting with down pressure.
The handle which is constructed of smooth Zytel is designed for comfort as well as control during use and has a wrist lanyard hole built in for added safety.
This large Bowie knife comes with a black heavy-duty polyester fabric sheath with front storage pouch and riveted leg lashing holes.
The Becker Combat Bowie is made exclusively in Olean, New York U.S.A. and proudly etched with the BKT/KA-BAR brand name. To view all of the Ethan Becker designed knives & products click here.