This is a handmade Armature bar made in house with a lathe. They are made from raw 1018 CR stock and have been drilled and tapped with USA standard 8-32 threads for use with your American Tattoo Machines. They have been forge annealed to purify the iron and give them their best possible magnetic qualities. This A-bar is 2” overall length with a 1-3/4” body. This size most consider as a long bar.