This knife comes with gripper handle so it is very easy to hold and handle. It can be used to gut and skin an animal then scrape the hide.It can be lashed to a pole for use as a spear. It is an extremely versatile and useful knife. The craftsmanship on this knife is amazing so if you are looking for the finest quality survival knife you will not be disappointed. Hand forged in Nepal -5160 Leaf spring from Truck is used for Blade and Rosewood is used for Handle. 14 inches Blade- Highly polished. 6.5 inches full tang Handle-Made of Rosewood. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Knives, Swords & Blades\Collectible Fixed Blade Knives\Modern Fixed Blade\Custom & Handmade". The seller is "thenepal" and is located in this country: NP. This item can be shipped worldwide.