Chef's Knife- Micarta Handle- High Carbon Damascus Steel
Chef's Knife- Micarta Handle- High Carbon Damascus Steel

Chef's Knife- Micarta Handle- High Carbon Damascus Steel

Sale price $92.99 Regular price $199.99

Chef's Knife Description

 

In cooking, a chef's knife, also known as a cook's knife, is a cutting tool used in food preparation. The chef's knife was originally designed primarily to slice and disjoint large cuts of beef. Today it is the primary general-utility knife for most western cooks.  A chef's knife generally has a blade of approximately eight inches (20 centimeters) in length and 1 1⁄2 inches (3.8 cm) in width, although individual models range from 6 to 14 inches (15 to 36 centimetres) in length. This chef's knife is 11.5" in length.

Blade Details

This knife is made from Pattern welded Damascus steel.  Pattern welded Damascus steel is a hard heat treated, folded carbon steel.  There are 11 pieces of steel, folded five times, making 352 layers. The steel is the perfect combination of hardness and durability with a Rockwell hardness rating between 55 and 56 HRC.  High carbon damascus steel must contain layers of high carbon steel. The high carbon steel we use is 1095 steel which is the highest content carbon steel used in swords. The combination of the steel layers creates a sword that is strong enough to hold a powerful edge while having the strength and flexibility to withstand powerful collisions.  This makes the perfect steel for swords. The handle is black horn with an HRC of 55-56. It comes with a leather sheath.

Knife Details

Handle Material: Micarta

Overall Length: 11.5"

Blade Length:  7"

Handle Length:  4.5"

Rockwell Hardness: 55-56 HRC

Number of layers:  352

Blade Material: Damascus steel

      6 Pieces of Carbon Steel #43 and #40

      5 Pieces of High Carbon Steel 1095

      1st Fold- 11x2=22 Layers

      2nd Fold- 22*2=44 Layers

      3rd Fold- 44*2=88 Layers

      4th Fold- 88*2=176 Layers

      5th Fold- 176*2=352 Layers

Chef's Knife - Micarta Handle- High Carbon Damascus Steel


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