This butterfly knife comes with a stainless steel drop point blade and a nail notch. The black finish on the blade is to reduce glare and prolong the life of the blade. It provides a user with seamless balance when flipping. This zinc aluminum handle comes complete with a locking catch to secure the butterfly in place where you need it. The handle is streamlined and lightweight with stud decorations. The reduction in weight and level of balance combine to make the perfect practicing tool to improve your butterfly skills!