Certified by the US Marine Corps Systems Command: n°22ME33 000443 85 132
A Forged stainless steel
blade hammered to the correct curvature. It is hardened to ca. 48-52 ° HRC Rockwell, then well-tempered and hand-polished. The blade is etched with United States Marine Corps pattern. The acid-etch is so deep one can feel it with a fingernail. Length ca. 76 cm / 30 inch.