a Handmade, one of a kind item. Length of blade, 72 mm. Blade width, 27 mm, or (+1"). The blade is manufactured from high content carbon steel, etched and polished to smooth finish. The scales are in red and black Micarta in a Zebra pattern. The hardness of the blade is between 61-63 RC. The grind on the blade is a half hollow. The blade has been "wet tested" and is shave ready, and only needs stropping before being used. The thick tang and slanted heel offers great positioning for your thumb.