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KA-BAR 1257 Short Fighting Knife 5-1/4" Combo Blade, Kraton G Handle, Leather Sheath - 2-1257-4

Customer Reviews 4.625 Read 8 reviewsWrite a Review
Part Number: KA1257
Manufacturer: KA-BAR Knives
Retail Price: $83.49
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KA-1257 Kabar Fighting Knife with black thermoplastic elastomer handle
with Leather sheath and 1-1/4" Serrated section
These practically sized fixed blade knives are the perfect size for camping, carrying and general utility
All Short KA-BARS feature 5 1/4" blades. Overall length, 9 1/4".
* Oval shaped handles for comfort
* Powder coated, high carbon steel blades
* Powdered metal butt caps, carbon steel guards, both powder coated
Made in USA
Made in USA
This product is USA born and raised.
Zytel Handles
Zytel Handles
A nylon polymer that is lightweight and extremely durable, Zytel can be shaped and textured to provide excellent grip.
4.625 (8 reviews)
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Joanne S
Lakeside, Arizona
Jan 05, 2015
Pros: Blade Material, Blade Sharpness, Overall Quality, Sheath/Scabbard
Cons: None
Knife and Customer Service were GREAT! Grandson happy with his gift!
The knife was a Christmas gift, requested by Grandson. Husband here thought it was very well made and would be a good tool. I am just the Grandma and don't know much about knives. Customer service, packing, delivery were all great though. We have many men in our family, so next time someone desires a knife, I'll be back!
5 out of 5
Craig M
Houston, Tx
Dec 25, 2013
Pros: Materials, Handle Material, Blade Material, Finish, Weight, Overall Quality, Blade Sharpness
Cons: Sheath/Scabbard, None
I am using this knife as a utility and hunting tool. It is the perfect size for my needs. I was concerned that it was too small, but when received, it was exactly what I was imagining.
3 out of 5
Kelowna, Bc
Sep 25, 2013
Pros: Blade Material, Weight, None
Cons: Sheath/Scabbard, Blade Sharpness, Overall Quality
Was not impressed.
Knife quality was okay but it was nothing special. If I were to do it again I wouldn't purchase this knife. The knife came so dull out of the box it was unable to cut. I'm planning on cutting my losses and giving this knife away.
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