Chinese Real penhold blades are designed for Real quick attacks with Real good speed and control. The speed is produced by a unique combination of Real woods, including Ayous outer plies. Real comfortable conical handle.
This is a very popular CPH and the price is very good for the Bty. quality (make sure that it is make in Japan!) I don't think you can get another such quality CPH in this price. It is med. fast & good in control.