This 8 inch Dexter fillet knife is an ideal tool for any filleting needs. The long, narrow steel blade is made of high carbon, stain-free steel that is specially designed to be break resistant and long lasting. This Dexter fillet knife also has a polypropylene handle that is heat and cold resistant to avoid cracking or any other breakage. In addition the handle is textured to prevent hands from slipping and in turn prevent accidents. Lastly, this Dexter fillet knife has a wide blade to cut deeper into food and do a better job.