This premium quality, steel scissors is designed for easily cutting through very thick leather and other tough materials. Can also be used for rough cutting book board. Wiss shears are computerized ground providing an extremely sharp and long lasting cutting edge. One blade is serrated to help prevent slipping. Heavy duty construction, power leverage, polished steel with black enamel handles. Total Length: 8 1/2 inches. Cut length: 3 1/2". Manufactured in Italy by Wiss.