Some articles on tang extends, tang:
... A full tang extends the full length of the grip-portion of a handle, versus a partial tang which does not ... There is a wide variety of full and partial tang designs ... In perhaps the most common design in full tang knives, the handle is cut in the shape of the tang and handle "slabs" are then fastened to the tang by means of pins, screws, bolts, metal tubing ...
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