Cold Steel 42 inch Sjambok is used to save human beings from dangerous animals mainly deadly snakes. Its overall length is 42 inches with the only weight of 13.5 oz. Its carving with the thick hide of Hippopotamus make it different from other modern whips. One needs a little practice to use this swayed rod as a weapon for self- defense. The Sjambok is well known for its lightening speed, immediate reach and ravaging impact. It is very easy to carry this tool with you. You can keep it anywhere with you like in your boots, behind car seats, or in your bed.