This boat knife is essential on board for all kind of cutting activity, but also for spitting and untying of ropes. A very complete knife with (wrist)cord, belt pouch and marl piercer. The blade is of hardened 420 stainless steel: extra durable and lastingly sharp with a steel hardness of +/- 54 HRC, a length of 12.5 cm and thickness of 2 mm. The handle has scales of strong ebony, a length of 11 cm, and a thickness of 18 mm, and is equipped with cord hole (including cord). The marl piercer is of stainless steel, and as a rounded point to prevent rope damage, and a harp key for shackles. The total length of the marl piercer is. Both fit in the leather pouch with belt loop, with a total length of 23.5 cm and a weigh of around 135 gram. You have knife and marl piercer always at the ready - and the belt pouch keeps your pockets free.