The Cold Steel Gladius Machete is great for clearing brush in the backyard or clearing a path through the wilderness. This double-sided, straight-edge fixed blade is made of 1055 carbon steel with a black, baked-on, antirust matte finish for durability, and a polypropylene handle ensures a firm grip. 18 oz. 19" blade length. 26.88" overall length. Cor-Ex sheath included.