The Morakniv Basic 546 series has a perfect balance between length and width, which gives a better all-around cutting experience. The solid finger guard optimizes safety and the new, larger-shaped handle makes the knife sit even better in your hand.The high-quality carbon steel blades are razor sharp and the impact resistant handles are super comfortable. Manufactured in Mora according to their secret recipe. The carbon steel also makes the knife easier to re-sharpen so you can use it over and over again. However, keep in mind that carbon steel can be affected by moisture and corrosive environments so make it a habit to wipe your knife and oil the blade after using it. Mora has been producing quality knives since 1891. Mora, quality, dependability and affordability. Every True outdoorsman or survivalist carries a Mora knife.