Remington FAST Sawback Machete 18" Black Blade, Black Molded Handles, Ballistic Nylon Sheath - R11518
REM11518: FAST Sawback 18" Machete
The FAST 18" Machete is a part of the Remington Sportsman Series. This machete utilizes a 10.25" 1095 carbon steel blade that features a sawback. The durable molded handles are super comfortable and remain grippy even in slippery conditions. The full tang construction protects the blade from breakage and provides a strong foundation. The machete is accompanied by a ballistic nylon sheath.
- Fixed Blade
- Full Tang Construction
- Blade Length: 10.25"
- Overall Length: 18"
- Blade Material: 1095 Carbon Steel
- Blade Style: Sawback Machete
- Blade Finish: Black Oxide
- Handle Material: Durable Molded
- Sheath Material: Ballistic Nylon
- Made in China
An excellent hard use steel, 1095 is a primary choice for camping and larger fixed blade knives for its extreme toughness and ability to hold an edge. Corrosion resistance is very limited with this steel (it will rust) and most blades come with a coating to prevent premature rusting.
Durable, flexible, abrasion and mildew resistant, Nylon also is very strong
A nylon polymer that is lightweight and extremely durable, Zytel can be shaped and textured to provide excellent grip.