A machete can serve different purposes for a person apart from just serving as a tool to protect oneself. The Ontario 18 inch black D handle field machete can be used also as a tool to cut through difficult paths in the wild. These machetes are sharp and can render useful in various circumstances. With the D handle it makes it easy to handle it without the machete slipping from one’s hand while using it. Machetes are commonly carried and used by people when they go out on adventure trips with their friends as a part of their holiday plan.