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M8A1 Bayonet Scabbard

  • FSN
  • 1095-508-0339
  • Specification
  • MIL-S-796
The M8A1 scabbard featured a steel plated throat and could sheath either the M5, M6 or M7 bayonets. Early versions of the scabbard were issued with a leather leg tie for when it was worn on the belt, whilst later models featured a steel point cap and a nylon lace tie. The scabbard could also be attached to the M1956 intrenching tool cover or hung from the eyelets on the flap of the butt pack.

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