This Sorby 875H Micro Round Skew 1/4" is sized for the delicacy and control required for smaller projects and fine detail work. It is lightweight and highly maneuverable tool for spindle work. Excellent for producing beads, coves, and other details on both small and intermediate sized pieces. Favored for production work. 10" long overall with a 6-1/4" long ash handle. High Speed Steel (HSS) blade. England.