Hey, students, these Power Grip Tools are very popular with carving teachers and economical for beginning students. They are considered a fundamental tool when learning block print carving on wood for relief printing. The blades are manufactured from laminated steel and hardened to Rockwell c63‚àö‚àè for a prolonged edge. They are razor sharp and ready to use. The overall length of the tool is 5- 3/4 inches and the blade length is 1-1/4 inches. The handles are shaped from Red Beech.