The Zenport HS710 hedge shears with 8.75-inch forged cutting blade and extruded aluminum handles reduces cutting effort while providing precise clean cuts. The hedge shear’s 8.75-inch re-sharpenable blades are made of forged high-carbon steel. In addition, its precision-made pivot bolt provides smooth cutting action, all-season long. For comfort and safety, these hedge shears are designed with 11.25-inch lightweight, extruded aluminum handles with 5.5-inch non-slip grips. Hedge shears measure approximately 23-inches long.