USGladius Desert Legion XII Tactical Fixed 8" Double Edged Combo Blade, Brown Polymer Handles - USG2
UGUSG2: Desert Legion XII
USGladius Knives are based on the design of the Roman Gladius (short sword), the standard arm of the Roman Legions, proven on ancient battlefields and the gladiatorial spectacles of the arena for over 400 years. The unique design not only provides excellent balance, from a functional standpoint, but an aesthetic beauty as well, uncommon in a standard tactical knife. The Desert Legion XII comes with a double edged full tang titanium-coated stainless steel blade. This knife features removable handle scales for reduced weight, easy cleaning, throwing, survival applications or to use with a lanyard.
- Double Edged Dagger
- Serrated Edge
- Full Tang
- Tactical Sheath with Detachable Survival Pouch
- Removable Handle Scales
- Blade Length: 8"
- Cutting Edge: 6.25"
- Handle Length: 4"
- Overall Length: 12"
- Blade Steel: Brown Titanium Coated 8Cr13MoV Stainless Steel
- Blade Thickness: 0.20"
- Handle Material: Rubberized Polymer
- Sheath Material: Plastic
- Weight: 11.1 oz.
- Made in China
A nylon polymer that is lightweight and extremely durable, Zytel can be shaped and textured to provide excellent grip.
Considered a value steel, 8Cr13 steel provides adequate corrosion resistance but with slightly more carbon than AUS-8, it will sharpen up and hold an edge better.