Steel: 5160 Handle: turkish walnut root and mosaic pins Primary bevel thickness: 0.8-1 mm. Finish: Ferric chloride Blade-HRC: 55-58 HRC Sheath material: 3.5 mm calf leather brown dyed with black thread Full length: 335 mm. Blade length: 195 mm. Blade thickness: 7 mm.
5160 is a spring steel by design, its used in the cutlery world for chopping, or large knives. It is a tough steel, that will take a very sharp edge and its easy to sharpen in the field. Will rust, requires maintenance. Wooden handle provide good grip and are warm in the hand.