Made by Crown in UK. The special M2 high speed steel hardness is up to RC62-64. Lasts up to 6 times as long as to carbon steel. 40 cm long European beech handle is well balanced and easy holding. Gouge ID 21mm * OD 35mm * depth 15mm. Blade is 16 cm and overall length is 57 cm. Weights 610 grams.