The Fieldtac was designed as hard use tactical tool for all environments. Whether your needs are simple camp chores, or high speed tactical endeavors, you can depend on the uncompromising quality, and unfailing performance of the Fieldtac. The handle shape has a deep forward finger groove and aggressive jimping to enhance your grip and control of the blade under all-weather operations and extreme conditions. The top edge of the blade also has jimping just forward of the handles to enhance the grip when putting downward pressure on the blade with your thumb. There is also a forward Choil that you can utilize for the finer cutting chores. The .227″ thick blade can withstand all of your toughest tasks.