KA-BAR model 1266 Modified Tactical Tanto knife offers an oval shaped non-slip Kraton G thermoplastic elastomer handle providing excellent control during use even in wet environments.
The Tanto has rugged cutting power combined with an outstanding penetration performance record and has proven itself as a very popular tactical knife with Law Enforcement agencies, Military units, and as a self-defense tool.
The epoxy powder coated, high carbon steel (1095) sharp blade has a [HRC 56-58] hardness rating.
The unique Modified Tanto shaped full tang 8" blade is flat ground and sharpened to a fine cutting edge with buff polished edges excellent slashing and slicing abilities. This knife is for the serious knife enthusiast.
The metal butt cap & carbon steel guards are both powder coated for added corrosion prevention.
Knife is made exclusively in Olean, New York, U.S.A. and proudly bears the KA-BAR brand.
The Tanto comes in a non-reflective all black finish and has a full standard edge blade for easier cutting or slashing with ease.
Knife comes with a KA-BAR sheath constructed of a tough Molle compatible hard shell black plastic which is resistant to salt water and provides a hard surface which protects during rough use. The sheath offers multiple lashing ports allowing for mounting in several positions including inverted. Sheath features a snap-in guard ridge and heavy duty handle snap closure for added security.
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