The Crosscut Carcass saw from Veritas features a solid Bubinga handle an 11" long, high-carbon steel blade. The blade is 0.02" thick and has a cutting depth of about 2-3/8". The teeth have a 15° rake angle, included 60° angle and alternating 15° bevels with 0.003" of set per side. The over-molded, fiber-reinforced spine incorporates stainless steel powder for weight and encapsulates both the handle and blade, making for a solid one-piece blade, spine, handle assembly. The saw features an open-grip handle which is larger than classic carcass saws to provide a comfortable, secure grip.