M48 Hawk Axe tactical Tomahawk is an tool ideal for tactical defense. It measures 17.5 x 10 x 1.5 inches dimensionally and weighs about 2.1 ounces. This tool is perfect for cutting or chopping or slashing. It measures 15 inches in overall length and spuports a 8 inch long blade. The blade is made from precision cast 2Cr13 stainless steel that has been hard anodized. It features a 30% fiberglass reinforced nylon handle with three separate bolts.This handle has ridges to ensure superior grip. This FRN handle is able to resist severe impact and helps in delivering optimal performance of the tool. It comes complete with a nylon snap button sheath. It is a must have on camp sites.