About Clad steel:
These products are easier to sharpen, so even if the blade dulls, you’ll have no trouble sharpening it back to a pristine edge.
The main usage is for farm work and chopping wood etc. It is not a tool to carry, but keep in the workplace. There is some regionality, mainly used in the Northern Japan(Tohoku).
Size: Blade:180mm, Handle:180mm. Total Length: 360mm
Material - Blade: Dead soft steel - SK
Material - Handle: Oak