KA-BAR craft extremely durable, premium quality knives. Huge selection of fixed blade knives, folding blade knives, machetes and sheaths and holsters. The KA-BAR is the original US-issued utility knife, an integral part of the USMC since 1942. Now available here in New Zealand at The Knife Shop . As well as the original USMC, our UK-based stock contains the Ka-Bar Dozier, Ka-Bar TDI and KA-Bar Becker.