The Filipino Martial Arts are famous for their use of the blade. One such blade synonymous with the South East Asian Arts is the kerambit (aka karambit). The kerambit comes in many shapes and sizes and was a weapon of assassination. Due to its unique shape the subsequent attributes are remarkably similar to the empty hand techniques of these arts making transfer between this blade and the hand effortless. This kerambit is manufactured from aluminium and is blunt allowing training with it. The handle is chord wrapped for better grip without hindering grip changes often used with this weapon.