The KA-BAR 1249 Kukri Machete is a 17″ chopper ideal for clearing brush around the campsite or chores around the house. Made from 1085 carbon steel, the KA-BAR Kukri Machete has an 11 1/2″ blade and comes with a leather and cordura(R) sheath. The handle material is TPR, a polypropylene material that is easy to clean and doesn’t chew up your hands. The handle also features a whole for a lanyard use, which is recommended to ensure safety and control over the large machete. The 1085 carbon steel blade is easy to sharpen and maintain, providing years of hard use.
As of 2015 the MSRP of the KA-BAR Kukri Machete is $83.38, but this item can be found in the $50 range from KA-BAR dealers.
The KA-BAR 1249 Kukri Machete has a limited lifetime warranty again manufacturer’s defects. For more information or to buy the KA-BAR Kukri Machete visit KA-BAR.com