The M48 Survival Machado is the perfect companion for hiking and camping. With approx. At 94 cm in total length, it is great for walking during camp. The 2Cr13 cast stainless steel blade is sharp and can cut seedlings with ease. The 30% fiberglass cable is almost indestructible and the axe head is attached to it with three separate metal screws. Includes a rubberized plug-in blade cover for when not in use for cutting.