United Cutlery® Gil Hibben IV Combat Machete HACKS its way through the jungle of cheap imitations!
What's the big deal about the name "Gil Hibben"? Well, a lot actually. Gil produced knives for our servicemen to use in Vietnam and his firsthand experience as an Alaskan hunting guide, a throwing knife expert, and a sixth degree black belt in Kenpo Karate have contributed to his creating some of the most popular knives of the 20th Century.
Mr. Hibben was inducted into the Knife Throwers Hall of Fame in October 2003 for his many contributions to throwing knife designs, and he's even been called on by Hollywood to create awe-inspiring armory that has been featured in Rambo films in addition to being named the "Official Klingon Armourer" by Paramount Pictures.
This Knife offers a machete-style blade constructed from 440 stainless steel and is held in hand by solid hardwood surrounded by a stainless steel guard and pommel. Includes custom top grain leather sheath. 16 1/2" overall. 11 1/4" blade.