Blunt safety tip slips under bandages or clothing without injuring the skin. Precision ground blades produce a sharp, clean, uniform cut. Ergonomic handle provides comfort and added leverage. Chrome over nickel-plated blades resist corrosion and rust. Cuts clothing, gauze, tape, bandages & band aids. Hot forged steel shears. Made in USA. Length of cut is 3'' (76 mm) . Overall length is 9 1/8''. Weight is 0.48 pounds.