KA-BAR 1257 all black 3/4 sized U.S.A. fighting utility knife is a well-designed non-reflective fixed blade knife that offers the original clip point with a combo edged blade.
This full tang knife features an extremely sharp flat 20-degree ground 5 1/4" partially serrated edge blade, pinned butt cap, and double guard.
Knife is constructed of (1095) Cro-Van steel with a (HRC 56-58) hardness rating providing an excellent cutting edge.
The handle is crafted of non-slip Kraton G Elastomer which gives the user excellent grip control during use, even in wet environment conditions.
This knife is made exclusively in Olean, New York, U.S.A. and proudly bears the KA-BAR brand name.
Knife comes with a quality black leather KA-BAR sheath, both stitched and riveted to maintain extra strength and durability, heavy duty leather handle retention strap with snap closure, and leg lashing hole to keep the knife secure while on the move.
This style of knife is also available with a heavy-duty black plastic hard shell sheath; check out models (1258) & (1259). Knife is available also in a straight edge blade version, see model (1256) To view our entire product line of short 3/4 size fighting and tactical knives click here.