This knife is a very efficient peeler for all fruits and vegetables with a round shape. Full-tang SIGMAFORCE blade is forged to exacting standards for balance and lasting sharpness. Friodur ice hardened stainless steel resists corrosion and pitting while maintaining superior blade strength. Precision laser controlled edge results in a consistent blade angle that stays sharper longer. Super Bolster provides excellent weight balance and ensures safe handling. Triple riveted novodur handles are extremely durable, strong, smooth and comfortable. Handle length: 4.25; Weight: 1.2 oz. Hand washing recommended. Made in Germany.