Ka-Bar 2-5055-2 Short Tanto Black Fixed Blade Knife is a forceful knife made from 1095 Cro-Van stainless steel and hollow ground into a sharp, 0.165"-thick edge that will allow easy cutting of most materials. Its typical, angular Tanto blade shape makes it ideal for tactical use. It features an ergonomic, non-slip Kraton G handle that is oval in shape. This knife comes with a durable sheath that makes it easy to carry. Further, it has a powdered metal butt cap and hand guard that adds to its style and functionality.