Our 6˝ Professional Pruning Shear for Small Hands is loaded with features to increase gardening efficiency. The small size is great for gardeners with small hands and for carrying in a pocket. When not in use, a strap keeps the blades in a closed position. Our pruning shears are widely preferred by professional gardeners all over the world. The cutting blade is forge welded from inlaid high carbon "white" steel. The master blacksmith carefully tempers each blade for increased edge life, and hones it to a razor edge. Maximum diameter of cut is ½˝., blade length is 1¾˝ and overall length is 6˝ Each pruning shear comes nicely boxed.