KA-BAR model #1213 offers an oval shaped non-slip Kraton G thermoplastic elastomer handle for excellent hand control even when wet. The epoxy powder coated, high carbon steel (1095) full tang blade has a [HRC 56-58] hardness rating.
The full tang 7" blade is sharpened to 20 / 20 degrees with buff polished edges for better edge retention.
The metal butt caps & carbon steel guards are both powder coated for added protection.
Knife comes in a non-reflective all black finish and has a full straight edge flat ground blade.
KA-BAR Fighting Utility Knives were designed and built to meet military specifications and use.
The knife also comes with a KA-BAR / black hard shell Molle compatible plastic sheath constructed to be resistant to salt water and provides a hard surface which protects the knife during use in rough terrains. Knife is available also with a quality KA-BAR black leather belt sheath, see model number (1211) or in the combo edge versions (1212) and (1214) To view our entire collection of all black KA-BAR knives click here. Personalize This Knife with Custom Laser Engraving.