Lifer Knives are each one of a kind blades designed for heavy use, real life applications. This Adventure Short Sword is no exception. The convex ground 10.5" long, O1 high carbon steel blade with a long, deep fuller, has black linen micarta with stainless pins. 1/4” thick full tang, 17.5“ overall (7" handle/choil). It comes with a black leather sheath for convenient carry. A perfect hefty fixed blade for pack survival, hunting, hiking, home defense, martial arts or getting ready for the end of the world. Those that don't see the need for a hand made short sword in their life lack imagination.