If you were headed to discover America 500 years before Columbus as Famous Norseman Leif Eriksson did, this is the knife you would have carried. With an overall length of 11.50" and a cutting edge of 5.5", this is the perfect all-around big blade for pillaging, hunting, or conducting modern-day combat operations. It comes with TOPS famous Acid Rain finish on differentially heat treated 1095. This blade will cut easily and can be field sharpened. The VTAC Norseman has a sexy spine tastefully decorated with a Viking Vine, and Blood Colored handle liners. Drawing inspiration from a knife made by one of SGM Lamb's Soldiers who was killed in action in Iraq on 17 June 2005. Kyle Lamb the Founder of Viking Tactics proudly presents the VTAC Norseman.