Traditional woodcarving knife, this time with the straight edge of the blade sharpened. The point of the balde is very sharp for cutting fine details. The laminated carbon steel is aprox 2 3/8" (60 mm) long and .112" thick. The core of the blade is hardened to 61 - 62 on the Rockwell C scale for the finest of edges. The 4 1/4" handle is generously sized for a solid grip.