The CRKT K290KXP Prowess is a Ken Onion designed Manual Flipper Knife that is highly functional. The Prowess features a AUS-8 steel blade and a nylon handle with glass fiber. The drop point blade on the knife measures 3.368 in. and has a satin finish and a plain cutting edge. The black handle provides secure and comfortable grip and measures 4.388 in. Overall the length of the knife, when open, is 7.75 in. and it weighs approximately 4.5 oz. Made in Taiwan. For a household name like Ken Onion, creativity reigns supreme. His designs run the gamut, inspired by everything from WWII heirlooms to dune buggies. But when he sat down to create the Prowess he had something different in mind. This everyday carry folder nods at what a damn good knife should be: simple and functional. No bare bones here, this one is all meat and potatoes.