This is the billet that revolutionized modern knapping by offering the user speed and accuracy in a weight forward system. It’s constructed with a hard wood handle carefully coated with rubber for a positive grip on those HOT days. Wood handle is 4″ long. They are made with great care to insure quality and consistency. However, These will not hold up to HEAVY work. This is a precision tool for bi-facial thinning and finish work. This tool has taken many a knapper to the next thinning level and beyond!