Ka-bar Short Partially Serrated Edge with a Kydex Sheath. The 1095 high carbon steel blade is easy to sharpen and holds an edge, black epoxy powder coated. Oval Kraton G thermoplastic elastomer handle with black epoxy powder coated carbon steel guard and butt. Black Kydex belt sheath. The knife is made in the USA. A good choice for backpackers, hikers, hunters, fisherman or anyone else that spends time outdoors.