Unequaled amongst sable/synthetic blend brushes, Syrus offers qualities similar to a sable flat at a fraction of the cost. Great for painting precise, wide strokes of color or fine lines on edge. Durable 50 percent red sable, 50 percent high quality synthetic blend with great spring and control. Resists wear from abrasive support surfaces or heavy-weight paints. Half the price of a pure sable flat - excellent value for painters.