Cold Steel 97GMS Gladius Machete 19" Blade, Polypropylene Handle, Cor-Ex Sheath
CS97GMS: 97GMS Gladius Machete
Derived from the sword used by Celtic tribes of ancient Iberia (Spain) and adopted by the Roman Legions, the Gladius, with its long, narrow point and wasp waisted blade, was the scourge of the battlefield and often the last thing seen or felt by Rome's enemies.
Ever popular, the Gladius is still in demand almost 2000 years later and is one of our most frequently requested swords to make, so we have decided to offer a modern version of this ancient classic in a very affordable machete/sword format.
Made from 1055 Carbon steel and hand sharpened to a murderous point and wicked edge, it offers 19" of unprecedented piercing and slashing power at a bargain price.
Sporting an extra wide, full tang for strength and a classically inspired handle, it offers the standard guard and ball shaped pommel of years gone by. Made of high impact Polyproplylne, it's impervious to the elements, rugged beyond belief and most importantly, comes compete with a sturdy cordura sheath and belt loop.
- Item Number: 97GMS
- Name: Gladius Machete
- Blade Length: 19"
- Overall Length: 26-7/8"
- Steel: 1055 Carbon Steel w/ Black Baked on Anti Rust Matte Finish
- Weight: 18 oz (approx.)
- Handle: 7-7/8" Long. Polypropylene
- Sheath: Cordura Sheath
- Made in South Africa
UPC Code: 705442009429
Durable, flexible, abrasion and mildew resistant, and high strength.
A nylon polymer that is lightweight and extremely durable, Zytel can be shaped and textured to provide excellent grip.
An extremely tough steel with high carbon content and a hardness between 60-64RC, 1055 is best suited for high-impact and high-stress applications.
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