TYPE: Jungle Machete
BLADE: Straight Machete
BLADE LENGTH: 12"
BLADE STEEL: 1095 Spring Steel
HANDLE: Local Thai Padauk Wood, rounded.
TANG: Tapered + Epoxy
OVERALL LENGTH: ~17"
WEIGHT: ~600 grams
SHEATH: Available upon request
Hand Forged Thai Jungle Machete. Built from scratch using recycled leaf spring (1085) heavy duty truck steel. Thick 3-4mm spine allowing for heavy chopping action. Local Thai Padauk wood with blonde-brown, sometimes reddish wood grain. Tapered tang goes right down to the pommel, also set with epoxy.
This is a strong, durable field machete capable of heavy hitting & deep cuts. Used to take down bamboo, coconuts or medium sized trees, with ease. One of our favourite machetes here in Thailand.
*** This handmade blade is custom made to order and has a 3-4 week turnaround time for it to be constructed before shipping. Please notify us of any time constraints ***