Sharpens knives, cleavers, axes, machetes, hoes, and many more tools that require a sharp edge. Comfortable handle fits either hand safely and securely. The full length finger guard protects your fingers during the sharpening process. Blades are diamond-honed tungsten carbide, reliable for many years of use. Bright AM Leonard orange makes this item easy to find in the tool box, gear bag or work truck. Ship weight .5 pounds. Made in the USA! 003 Replacement Blades also available.