The Gerber Freescape collection of products are designed to make living in the Outdoors more fun. The Hatchet features an innovative new sheath that is easy to take on and off while maintaining a slim profile. Additionally, when not protecting the forged steel blade, it conveniently stores in the handle. The handle features a soft touch over mold to keep the hatchet securely and comfortably in your hands. The forged steel head is world class in strength and the design ensures efficient and reliable chopping. Whether you are gathering kindling for a camp fire, pounding in tent stakes or making a primitive shelter, the Freescape Hatchet is sure to make it more fun.