The extra long handle on this model can easily be used one handed its tremendously well balanced but will comfortably accommodate two hands as well. Its unsurpassed for sheer versatility in the field on the farm or in a forest. Plus, the 21inch Latin styled blade has the potential to make delicate, precision cuts in tight quarters or deliver brutal limb loppers in an instant. If you like the look and feel of traditional Latin machetes, were sure youre going to love the extra horsepower available in our new two handed model. Sheath not included.