KA-BAR Original USN military issue designed MARK 1 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" combo edge blade has been flat ground sharpened to 20 / 20 degrees with buff polished edges for better edge retention and to provide 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.
The serrated edge section helps make easy work cutting through tough materials such as braided or nylon rope.
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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