It is forged from 1/8" thick 15n20 bar, down to 0,059" (1,5mm) thickness to be a wicked slicer. It feels great in the hand and it has rounded heel for more comfortable work and grip. Flats are left raw, soaked in vinegar to remove forging scale and wire brushed. After heat treatment, flats are brushed with scotch brite. Bevels are made in satin finish with scotch brite. Details: Overall length - 8,5" Blade length - 4" Blade width - 1" Thickness -0,059" The knife weights 1,9 oz and with sheath is 2,8 oz Handle material:Asian walnut, black G10 liners and carbon fiber pins. Handmade 4mm thick (0,16") vegetable tanned leather sheath, no belt loop, just a blade protection. Asking SOLD, priority int. shipping with tracking number included You can PM/email me: [email protected] PayPal ( [email protected] ) accepted. Thanks for looking. Dalibor.