The CQC-10K features the bowie-style blade that is versatile for a full range of cutting tasks. Deeply curved handle offers a super-solid grip in a wide range of conditions Blade of 8Cr13MoV stainless steel with a stonewashed finish. It holds an edge well and then resharpens easily when out in the field. The handle has a deep curve, designed to fit the palm and reduce hand fatigue during time-consuming tasks. For a secure-grip, the CQC-10K has a G-10 front scale with a stainless steel back and sturdy frame lock.