This custom knife was hand-made from high-carbon steel (1084) and heat treated to a give a durable edge suited to heavy usage. It has a hand-sanded satin pattern on the blade with an oiled finish on the stabilized mesquite burl handle. The liners are blue G10 and accentuate the gentle coke-bottle shape of the handle. The knife fits comfortably in your hand and would be the perfect companion to any camping pack. Also included is a custom-made kydex sheath that perfectly retains the blade.