Rod Length: 10″ Rod Type: Fine Cut Rod Shape: Round Handle: Dual Density Polymer Country of Mfg.: Germany Warranty: Lifetime Against Defect F. Dick 2K steels are German made and feature a unique dual density handle that uses two different types of polymers, with one being slightly softer to provide a superior non-slip grip. Sharpening rod uses only the highest quality materials to ensure long life and excellent sharpening abilities. Steel is hardened to handle hard blade knives, such as forged or Asian steel.The Jero paring knife features a 4″ spear point blade constructed of German high-carbon stainless steel. The impact and temperature resistant handle features recessed areas for better finger positioning, which improves control and comfort. Jero is a leading knife manufacturer in Portugal, and a top selling brand for Mad Cow Cutlery, and one of our highest rated brands by our customers.