KABAR was the contemporary name for the combat knife used by the Marine Corps which was subsequently adopted by the US Navy as their utility knife. KABAR knives are hefty, rugged, heavy duty and made for the toughest jobs. With tactical, ambidextrous sheaths they are designed for combat operations. KABAR knives were constructed to serve the US Marines like the USMC Fighting Knife which was indestructible, durable and incredibly sharp. KABAR also produces quality combat machetes and kukri knives great for survival and camping uses. Knives made with 1095 Cro-Van Carbon Blade Steel.