The Swabbie offers a full tang 12 ½" blade constructed of 1095 Cro-Van with a hardness rating of 56-58, and an overall knife length of 18". The curved blade design has been well known since the days of the pirates for its outstanding slicing and slashing abilities. The tapered ground edge gives it the added ability to strike deep when wheeled similar to a high quality Japanese sword. The extended blade tip provides the Swabbie with excellent penetration power and features a double blade guard to protect the user against accidental slippage.The Swabbie features a rear handle hook, textured nuclear green GFN-PA66 scales for better grip and control, and a pre-drilled wrist lanyard hole. This knife comes with an extra set of non-reflective black handles, a heavy-duty black Nylon sheath with front stuff pouch with draw cord closure for extra gear, a free Acheron Skeleton knife for more detailed work, an official Zombie Knives patch, and nuclear green leg lashing cord.