Traditionally used by shipbuilders and carpenters to clean up sides of large mortises and level off hewn surfaces. Our slick has a 2-3/8″ wide blade, made of the finest Sheffield hand-forged high carbon tool steel. Blade length is 10″. Blade is tapered from socket to edge, and has a convex top surface for strength. Socket is offset to allow for clearance between handle and work. Complete with hardwood handle. 28″ overall length.