Now manufactured by Ka-Bar in the USA, the BK-9 Combat Bowie makes a great all around survival bowie and chopper. With a full tang, flat ground, clip point blade made from 1095 Cro-Van high carbon steel, it is epoxy coated to reduce reflections and resist corrosion. The contoured handle scales feel great in the hand and are made from Grivory composite material. The black nylon sheath has a gusseted front accessory pocket for accessories, as well as a second pocket with a Kydex insert. The BK-9 measures 14-3/4" overall with a 9" blade, 1/4" thick. Weight: 16.5 oz. Limited lifetime warranty.