Ka-Bar 2-1264-2 Leather Handled Tanto Plain Fixed Blade Knife is a short and sturdy knife that is smooth and easy to use. This knife has a nice precision and the shape used in the making of this knife is Japanese Tanto. Built from the corrosive resistant Carbon steel, the thickness of this knife is 0.165 inches. This knife has a great grip, as a result of which the user will feel extremely comfortable while using the knife. This Ka Bar knife has multiple sided guards that are meant to protect your hands even when the user is using the knife forcefully.