These knives are made with the same edge-holding steel as the Flexcut gouges and chisels. The KN12 Cutting Knife is a general purpose carving knife. Designed for everyday use, the cutting knife includes a more rounded point making it ideal for all manner of work from carving a spoon to cutting string. A great beginners knife, 28mm blade length. The comfortable curved handle allows for long periods of carving without fatigue.