KA-BAR 'Dog's Head'
KA-BAR calls their "Dog's Head" 1317 model a "close relative of the USMC, an alternative for those who wish to have the legendary performance of KA-BAR's military knives in a non-military setting. Ideal for bushcraft, camping, and hunting, the Dog's Head Utility knife is a welcome addition to KA-BAR's robust lineup."
This KA-BAR model features as well as the USMC a leather handle, the blade is made of black-coated 4.3 mm thick not stainless 1095 Carbon steel and is 7“ long (approx. 18.0 cm)... (Pommel is also made of 1095 black-coated Carbon steel); The 'Dog'sHead 1317' is shipped with a brown leather sheath with fastener loop.- The difference between both models are shown on one of the pictures above...
Knife length: approx. 30.8 cm,
Blade length: approx. 18 cm,
Blade thickness: approx. 4.3 mm,
excluding the blade of approx. 306 grams,
including the blade of approx. 420 grams,
Blade material: 1095 Carbon Steel
Handle material: Leather
Included in delivery: 1 KA-BAR Dog's Head-Knife with brown leather sheath, both stamped Dog's Head Pirates, boxed.-
Order no.: KA 1317