Short Black Tanto by KA-BAR®
Canada's source for KA-BAR Knives
Kraton G Handled Fighting and Utility Knifes
A compact, stout tanto blade is fiercely rugged and appropriate for piercing through the toughest materials. Glass Filled Nylon Sheath.
Kraton G® Handle
The Black handle on the Short KA-BAR® Black Tanto is made from Kraton G®. Referred to simply as Kraton, it is a synthetic rubber that can be molded into knife handles. Kraton provides a non-slip grip.
1095 Cro-Van Steel Blade
The Fixed Blade on the Short KA-BAR® Black Tanto is made from 1095 CRO-VAN Steel and features a Hollow grind. 1095 CRO-VAN steel is easy to sharpen, plain carbon steel used in knife making. Proven to be one of the most popular steels used in KA-BAR Knives. With a Rockwell hardness rating of 56-58, this Tanto shaped blade is 5.25 inches long and is stamped with USA.
Field sharpening the Short KA-BAR® Black Tanto is easy with its sharpened edge.
Black Glass Filled Nylon Sheath
Included with the Short KA-BAR® Black Tanto is a Black Glass Filled Nylon sheath with KA-BAR stamped on it.This sheath Fits most KA-BAR Knives with 5 1/4 inch blades. .This Black Glass Filled Nylon sheath is made in Taiwan.
- Overall length 9.38 inches (23.83 cm)
- Blade length 5.25 inches (13.34 cm)
- The blade is a Sharpened Tanto
- This Fixed Blade knife features a 20 degree edge angle
- Hollow grind blade with USA stamped on it
- Black Kraton G® handle
- Comes complete with a 5016S - Black Glass Filled Nylon sheath
- Made in USA