This Big Chris Chopper is made from .385" thick CPM 4V steel, Heat Treated to 62-63 Rc, 15" OAL, 10" cutting edges, blades are just under 2" wide. These are the dimensions to meet BladeSports Specifications for a Competition Chopper. The handle scales are rubber stall mat over G10 liners. The rubber provides unmatched traction and cushion when doing heavy and prolonged chopping. Equipped with forward lanyards, and secondary retention system as also required per BladeSports rules. The lanyards are sliding knots for easy adjusting and removal from the kydex sheaths.