The SOG Government is history in the making. Never before has state of the art cutlery been so affordable! The Governments all stainless steel construction combined with a razor sharp edge insures executive cutting performance whether on land, sea or air. SOG products are famous for their weather proof solder fits between blade and guard and the Government follows suit with this unparalleled construction feature a first in its class. Our tough pliable Kraton handle with wrap around checkering provides the finest tacky grip available in any environment wet or dry. In addition the handle is protected by a steel pommel that also offers the advantages of a field hammer. The Government is an advanced technology product capable of superior performance aside from the fact that it is the lowest priced knife in its field.