Hansa 18 Inch Peinilla Machete
- Blade Length: 18″
- Black plastic injected and multi-riveted handle
- Polished high carbon steel quenched and tempered to maximum flexibility
- Primary grind established at factory but may require further sharpening for desired edge.
- Not aesthetically pristine and may have minor blemishes that are not considered defective.
- Sheath Sold Separately
The peinilla features a fairly light blade, evenly weighted, with a pronounced pointed end.
Hansa Machetes are made in Ecuador, and are well-known for quality among those who use them frequently. The Hansa brand is popular as an agricultural tool for farmers in the Andes region of South America, as well as a standard issue survival tool for the Ecuadorian Special Forces. You will not find these machetes for sale anywhere else in North America.
23 1/4 in.
|Width at Widest Point||
2 1/8 in.
High Carbon Steel
|Blade Thickness (Above Handle / At Tip)||
2.20 mm. / 1.78 mm.
Primary grind established at factory but may require sharpening before first use.
Hard Plastic / Polypropylene
|Country of Origin||