Introducing the Shokunin USA Handmade Custom Pro Chef Knife - the perfect combination of artistry and functionality. This knife features a 12.0" Damascus steel blade, which has been hand forged through a process of layering, melting, and hammering, resulting in each blade having a unique design. The stabilized exotic olive burl wood honeycomb resin handle provides ultimate durability and comfort, making it impervious to heat, moisture, and cold, while also being well-balanced and ergonomic.
SIZE & MEASUREMENTS:
Overall length is 13.0"
Blade length is 8.0"
Blade thickness is 1.0 mm
COMPLIMENTARY SERVICES & ADD ONS:
*Complimentary genuine leather hand stitched sheath
*Complimentary keen & precise re-sharpening prior to shipping
*Complimentary gift messages
*Complimentary personalization & engraving available up to 30 characters.
*Gift wrapping service available for minimal additional fee
*We accept custom orders for any number of pieces please ask for quote.
ATTRIBUTES & FEATURES:
• HAND FORGED DAMASCUS STEEL: Manufactured with ultra-sharp hand forged Damascus steel cutting core at HRC58-60 hardness, this Shokunin USA knife comes with unrivaled performance and incredible edge retention; Damascus steel outperforms high carbon steel in durability and is easier to sharpen as mix of high chromium steel enhance the other alloying elements.
• ERGONOMIC & WELL-BALANCED: Hollow blade is light weight and compliments the handle in maintaining balance and help to alleviate fatigue and pains on your fingers after use with comfort while providing you with the perfect blend of performance and comfort.
• ULTIMATELY DURABLE HANDLE: The meticulously constructed handle has gone through special treatment, making it extremely impervious to heat, moisture, cold with military grade strength and life-long sturdiness; multiple times riveted for extra resilience,
• SUPERIOR SHARPNESS: Ruthlessly sharp edge is handcrafted by seasoned artisans to a mirror polish at 12-15° per side using the traditional 3-step honing method; Nitrogen cooled for ultimate hardness, flexibility and performance.
• ESSENTIAL QUALITIES & USES: This knife looks great in the sheath or on a belt, making it easy to retrieve. It has the perfect sharpness to make your everyday utilitarian tasks an enjoyable experience.
• DAMASCUS STEEL BLADES: Damascus blades are hand forged through a process of layering, melting and hammering. This results in each blade having a unique design or as some would say a “fingerprint”. Each & every knife is truly one of a kind. Damascus steel has outstanding properties of strength and hardness. We amplify its properties by oil quenching it at 2100 deg F to cool it down fast and we do it twice to make sure it’s hard to its inner core to withstand any kind of work you may put it to use. It achieves a 58 or higher HRC on the Rockwell Scale
• LIFETIME WARRANTY: No premium knife is complete without a lifetime warranty; our masterpiece knife is fully covered for life, free exchange or return for life if the item is defective.