KA-BAR Original military issue designed MARK 1 USN knife offers a compressed leather disc handle for rugged grip and control. The knife has an epoxy powder coated, high carbon (1095) steel full tang blade with a [HRC 56-58] hardness rating.
The 5 1/8" straight edge blade has been flat ground sharpened to 20 / 20 degrees with buff polished edges for better edge retention and an excellent cutting edge.
The overall length of this knife is 9 3/16", the perfect size for an easy to carry fighting utility knife.
The metal butt caps & carbon steel guards, are both powder coated to protect against corrosion.
Knife is made exclusively in Olean, New York and proudly stamped with the KA-BAR brand name.
Knife comes with a heavy duty U.S.N. embossed leather belt mount sheath both stitched and riveted for long lasting durability.
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