These escrima stick are made from a lightweight rattan wood, then heat treated to harden. The heat treatment adds durability and strength. The Tiger Skin Escrima also features inlaid carvings at one end that provide a secure and comfortable grip. Unlike traditional rattan escrima sticks, these kali sticks have a unique burn pattern to resemble tiger stripes as well as a thick, rich gloss that provides a durable and protective finish. Available in 1" x 26" as well as 1" by 28".