KA-BAR Fixed Blade KA-BAR Tanto Knife is a powerful, efficient fixed blade knife with plenty of puncturing power and precision. This KA-BAR knife utilizes a Japanese Tanto blade shape, built from 1095 Cro-Van steel and flat ground into an excessively keen, 0.165" thick edge. KABAR Leather Handle Fixed Tanto KA-BAR Knife gives you exceptional comfort with a similar oval-shaped leather handle to the one found on the original KA-BAR knife, and its powdered metal double-sided hand guard protects your hand from the blade of the knife, even during rigorous use. KA-BAR has equipped the Tanto knife with an attractive black blade finish, and it comes with a sturdy glass-filled nylon sheath for easy carrying capability. For an unparalleled fixed blade knife that uses the popular Tanto blade shape, choose the KA BAR Plain Edge KA BAR Tanto Knife.