The full tang 5160 spring steel goes throughout the entire 9 1/2" (24.1 cm) knife, giving it excellent shock absorption and strength you can rely on. The 4 1/2" (11.4 cm) drop point blade is Cerakote® Cobalt coated for added durability and corrosion resistance. The handle features a natural canvas Micarta® that provides superior grip, even in wet conditions, and a lanyard hole. The knife includes a made in the USA black, genuine leather sheath with a belt loop attachment so you can keep your knife at your side or safely in your pack. Trusted for generations. Buck knives are known for sharp edges and rugged durability. Each Buck knife is backed by their famous Forever Warranty.