Extra full stock of "badger style" pure China bristles making this applicator an excellent carrying brush for all fine finishes where numerous coats are required. Hand chiseled to preserve the natural soft flagg tips, this applicator because of its smoother feathering, is an excellent tipping off brush for Awl-Grip. Epoxy set in stainless steel ferrules. Un-lacquered sealed hardwood "peg" handles. Made in USA.