Overall length about 10" to 10-1/2". Stained Beech handles. Compared to bevel edge chisels, straight edge chisels offer more blade strength. Henry Taylor's Diamic brand chisels have been produced in Sheffield, England by skilled craftsmen, from the finest steel for more than one hundred and fifty years. Stringent control ensures that the best steel is selected. Each tool is carefully forged, correctly hardened and tempered to Rc 60-61, then hardness-tested to guarantee edge retention. Made in England.