A thinner blade makes this knife ideal for carving large roasts, turkey and cutting large cakes. Full-tang SIGMAFORGE 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. Patented seamless polypropylene handles are extremely durable and are more sanitary than wood handles. Handle length: 5; Weight: 4.71 oz. Hand washing recommended. Made in Germany.