The Bandito is perfectly designed for working cattle. A pointed profile is great for earmarking and there is enough belly to the blade to accomplish slicing with ease. This knife is very comfortable in the hand and is extremely balanced yielding a very responsive and lively knife. The Bandito is 6 3/4 inches overall, with a blade length of 2 3/8 inches. This knife is hollow ground for a very sharp, rugged edge. This knife is made from AEB-L stainless steel that has been cryogenically treated. It has a Rockwell Hardness of 63. This hardness allows for excellent edge holding quality, while providing easy re-sharpening. This knife is handled in Elk Antler with a brass bolster and a blue spacer. It comes with a right hand, Pancake sheath in an oil tan finish, with basket stamping.