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KA-BAR USMC Straight-Edge Knife

Item # 413894
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Key Features

  • Made of practically indestructible hardened steel

  • Traditional straight edge blade

  • Elongated handguard and leather handle


Our Price   $69.99

Availability: Backordered
Expected back in stock 12/16/2014

  • Please note: This item can only be shipped to U.S. addresses.
  • You must be at least 18 years old to purchase this item.
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Product Description
kabar_knives The famous American fighting knife of WWII still performs honorably more than sixty years later. Made of high-carbon hardened steel with an elongated oval hand guard and genuine leather handle. 7" blade. 11.8" overall.



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Specifications
Blade Style Straight Edge
Blade Length (in.) 7
Overall Length (in.) 11.9
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Ka-Bar KnivesKA-BAR USMC Straight-Edge Knife
 
4.9

(based on 26 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (24)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (2)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (0)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (0)

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100%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Durable (15)
  • Sharp blade (15)
  • Comfortable grip (14)
  • Versatile (13)
  • Good weight (12)

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Backcountry camping (14)
    • Survival (14)
    • Camping (12)
    • Hunting (12)
    • Day trip (8)
      • Was this a gift?:
      • No (13)
      • Reviewer Profile:
      • Hunter / fisherman (8), Avid adventurer (7), Military/law enforcement (5), Casual/ recreational (3)

    Reviewed by 26 customers

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    5.0

    KA-BAR for a Marine

    By Elaine51

    from Celina, Ohio

    About Me Casual/ Recreational

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Comfortable Grip
    • Durable
    • Easy To Use
    • Sharp Blade
    • Versatile

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Backcountry Camping
      • Campgrounds
      • Day Trips
      • River Trips
      • Survival

      Comments about Ka-Bar Knives KA-BAR USMC Straight-Edge Knife:

      My son will put this Knife to great use. He's an avid Hunter and backcountry camper and hiker.

      • Was this a gift?:
      • Yes
       
      5.0

      EXCELLENT PRODUCT

      By Hunter

      from MA

      About Me Avid Adventurer

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Comfortable Grip
      • Durable
      • Easy To Use
      • Good Weight
      • Sharp Blade
      • Versatile

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Backcountry Camping
        • Day Trips
        • River Trips
        • Survival

        Comments about Ka-Bar Knives KA-BAR USMC Straight-Edge Knife:

        USA made very important

        • Was this a gift?:
        • No
         
        5.0

        One of the best blades you can buy.

        By Strongbow

        from Jonesboro, Georgia

        About Me Military/Law Enforcement

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Comfortable Grip
        • Durable
        • Good Weight
        • Sharp Blade
        • The Real Deal
        • Versatile

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Backcountry Camping
          • Campgrounds
          • Defense
          • Survival

          Comments about Ka-Bar Knives KA-BAR USMC Straight-Edge Knife:

          Hard to find at the cost.

          • Was this a gift?:
          • No

          (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

           
          5.0

          My daughter lost my K-Bar

          By Old Marine Gunny

          from Tucson, AZ

          About Me Military/Law Enforcement

          Verified Reviewer

          Pros

          • Becomes A Friend Fast
          • Comfortable Grip
          • Durable
          • Good balance
          • Good Craftmanship
          • Good Weight
          • Sharp Blade
          • Versatile
          • Wears In Well

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Backcountry Camping
            • Campgrounds
            • Cut Kindling
            • Day Trips
            • Road Trips
            • Skinning Game
            • Survival

            Comments about Ka-Bar Knives KA-BAR USMC Straight-Edge Knife:

            I was issued a USMC K-Bar in 1972. It served me well on many training deployments and in Vietnam and Lebanon. I brought it home with me when I retired. I gave it to my daughter, a Marine Sergeant, who lost it on her second deployment to Iraq.
            The quality of the "new" knife is equal to the "old". I was surprised to find that the K-Bar is blued and not parkerized, but the blued finish seems to allow faster sharpening.

            • Was this a gift?:
            • No

            (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

             
            5.0

            AWESOME

            By stewie

            from Greensboro,nc

            About Me Military/Law Enforcement

            Pros

            • Comfortable Grip
            • Easy To Use
            • Good Weight
            • Sharp Blade

            Cons

            • Difficult To Clean

            Best Uses

            • Backcountry Camping
            • Campgrounds
            • Survival

            Comments about Ka-Bar Knives KA-BAR USMC Straight-Edge Knife:

            I think this knife is one of the best knifes i have super strong great grip

            • Was this a gift?:
            • No

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            9 Questions | 10 Answers
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            • Q:

              is the blade a full tang? (fully extended into handle?)
              Asked on 5/7/2012 by Anonymous

              1 answer

              • A:

                Yes, if you look on the pommel than you can see the tang from the back

                Answered on 7/12/2013 by 5am from louisville, kentucky
            • Q:

              Is this knife made in the U.S.A.???
              Asked on 8/18/2010 by Marine's son from PA

              2 answers

              • A:

                yes. i'm pretty sure.

                Answered on 8/28/2010 by hunter from new york
              • A:

                yes it says it on the box when you get it

                Answered on 3/19/2012 by wishy from brooklyn NY
            • Q:

              how long is the k bar?
              Asked on 5/7/2010 by Bosko from little rock Arkansas

              1 answer

              • Staff Reviewer

                A:

                It will have an overall length of 11.9" and a blade length of 7".

                Answered on 5/10/2010 by Charlie from Gander Tech
            • Q:

              Is this knife legal to carry with you in Texas?
              Asked on 3/26/2010 by LD

              1 answer

              • A:

                there are no set knife laws for the united states as a whole, not sure about different cities or state laws but i think the general rule is you can carry a fixed blade of any size as long as it is exposed and you have it for a legit reason. but if your just out in the wilderness then yea its defiantly fine

                Answered on 6/6/2010 by marinegreen from los angeles, CA
            • Q:

              How much does it weigh?
              Asked on 1/14/2010 by Mikey from Springfield

              1 answer

              • A:

                20. oz

                Answered on 8/5/2010 by pens29 from waterville, OH
            • Q:

              Hello: I would like to purchase a knife like this except it is the USMC "Iwo Jima" commerative model. Can you get it for me?
              Asked on 1/12/2010 by the "old man"` from Henderson, TX.

              1 answer

              • A:

                go to sgtgrit.com

                Answered on 4/9/2010 by Ron from davenport, Iowa
            • Q:

              how long is the blade over all
              Asked on 12/11/2009 by Spiff from Fredericksburg, VA

              1 answer

              • A:

                7" blade. 11.9" over all

                Answered on 9/28/2010 by jimmy from forks washington
            • Q:

              Does it come with a sheath?
              Asked on 7/28/2009 by Anonymous

              1 answer

              • A:

                yes

                Answered on 8/26/2009 by keet from pa
            • Q:

              can this knife be engraved?
              Asked on 6/10/2009 by Anonymous

              1 answer

              • A:

                yes but you dont want to do that. it will ruin the integrity of the knife.

                Answered on 11/8/2009 by annonymous from canton, oh
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