The Buck Pursuit Small is a compact, utilitarian drop point hunter designed as a multi-purpose alternative to traditional hunting knives. This mid-range series is perfect for new or seasoned hunters and outdoor enthusiasts. The full tang 420HC stainless blade is tough, sharp and easy to maintain with optimal performance thanks to a world class Paul Bos Heat Treat. The handles are ergonomic and high traction Versaflex rubber over glass filled nylon. The Pursuit series is sure to meet your needs without breaking the bank.Brand new, direct from Buck Knives. Made in the USA.Blade: The blade is made from BOS Heat Treated 420HC which offers great toughness and corrosion resistance with good edge retention, ease of sharpening and razor sharpness. A mid-height hollow grind on the blade delivers powerful slicing performance while retaining toughness at the spine. Jimping at the forward portion of the spine facilitates enhanced control while doing skinning or caping tasks. The 3.75" blade is optimized with a thin, slicing hollow grind to handle lighter game processing tasks. This knife makes a great companion to a larger fixed blade or axe.Handle: A high traction Versaflex rubber handle with an integrated index finger groove guards the hand from the blade while well thought out texturing and jimping provides added security in the hand. The ergonomic handle design means you've got a comfortable and secure grip until the job is done and the hole at the pommel end allows for lanyard attachment for added security.Carries via a heavy duty polyester nylon belt sheath.420HC Stainless Steel: 420HC is a stainless steel that provides excellent rust resistance, ease of re-sharpening and moderate edge retention while being exceptionally tough for a stainless steel. With BOS heat treat from Buck it is said to preform similarly to VG-10 in wear resistance.