The Kershaw Shallot gives you a Sandvick 14C28N stainless steel blade with a Tungsten DLC black coat. The 3 1/2" blade has partial serrations and opens with the lastest SpeedSafe assisted technology. This fast opening knife locks up tight. The Shallot is designed and built for top performance in every day tasks. Steel: Sandvik 14C28N stainless steel, DLC coating Handle: 410 stainless steel, DLC coating Blade Length: 3-1/2 in. (8.9 cm) Closed Length: 4-3/8 in. (11.1 cm) Overall Length: N/A Weight: 4.2 oz.