An exceptionally comfortable tool to use, the Siket is well-balanced, lightweight, and minimizes vibration transfer from the blade to your hand. This unique tool handles dozens of gardening and farming tasks with ease. Use it to cut bushes, hard stalk crops, small branches and to strip fallen trees. Also effective at controlling pesky vines, especially Kudzu! Overall length is 17.5" with an 8" carbon steel blade, and a well-shaped hardwood handle. Comes with a protective blade cover with belt loop.