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KA-BAR 5603 The Adventure Parangatang Machete 14-1/8" 1095 Carbon Blade, Adventuregrip Handles - 2-5603-5

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Part Number: KA5603
Manufacturer: KA-BAR Knives
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Description
KA5603: Johnson Adventure Parangatang
KA-BAR
 
The Parangatang is part of the Johnson Adventure series and is the ideal field companion. This parang-style machete features a 14-1/8" 1095 Cro-Van carbon steel blade and the Adventuregrip textured GFN handles. This knife is built to clear brush, split fire wood and hammer in tent pegs with ease. Comes with a MOLLE compatible Cordura sheath.
Specifications
  • Blade Length: 14-1/8"
  • Overall Length: 19-5/8"
  • Handle Length: 5-1/2"
  • Blade Shape: Parang 
  • Edge Angle: 20 degrees
  • Blade Steel: 1095 Cro-Van Carbon Steel
  • Blade Hardness: 56-58 HRC
  • Blade Grind: Flat
  • Handle Material: GFN-PA66
  • Sheath Material: Cordura
  • Weight: 20.8 oz. 
  • Made in USA
1095 Carbon Steel
1095 Carbon Steel
An excellent hard use steel, 1095 is a primary choice for camping and larger fixed blade knives for it's extreme toughness and ability to hold an edge. Corrosion resistance is very limited with this steel, most blades come with a coating to prevent premature rusting.
Made in USA
Made in USA
This product is USA born and raised.
Zytel Handles
Zytel Handles
A nylon polymer that is lightweight and extremely durable, Zytel can be shaped and textured to provide excellent grip.
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mint hill, nc
Jul 16, 2014
Pros: Materials, Blade Sharpness, Overall Quality, Weight, Blade Material
Cons: None
awesome machete
awesome machete. the blade is razor sharp and the balance wonderful. cleared some small trees, hacked up the stumps and the blade is still like it was just sharpened. love the grip of the handle and the heft of the blade.
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