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The Parang is a modern version of the traditional jungle tribesmen's machete. Its heavy blade makes short work of branches or vines. An invaluable tool in the jungle.
Specifications and Features:
Angled Blade - Ideal for clearing brush or limbs
Robust High Carbon Steel Blade - Enhances strength, corrosion resistance and ease to sharpen
Full Tang Construction - Boosts durability
Ergonomic Textured Rubber Grip - Maximizes comfort and reduces slippage
Lanyard Cord - Acts as guard, enhancing grip security
Nylon Sheath - Lightweight, military-grade, mildew resistant
Includes Land to air rescue instructions and SOS
Priorities of Survival - Pocket guide contains Bear's survival essentials
Overall Length: 19.5''
Blade Length: 13.5''
Weight (with sheath): 25.4 oz.
Weight (no sheath): 19.4 oz.