Matco constructed its patented two-composite, ergonomically designed Bar Stock Pry Bar, No. PGB45B, with 1" solid steel, hardened and tempered for maximum durability. With an overall length of 45", the shaft goes through the handle for prying power. The pry bar includes a capped end in direct contact with the shaft, allowing the user to strike without damage to the handle. Great for all heavy-duty applications.