Damascus Chef's Knife (Gyuto) with Purple and Black FatCarbon, 8 Inch

Product Description for Damascus Chef's Knife (Gyuto) with Purple and Black FatCarbon, 8 Inch

Maker: Brian Tighe (click to see more by this maker)
Item num: 102888
*** This is handmade and one-of-a-kind ***
Blade length: 8.50 in.
Cutting edge length: 8.00 in.
Total length: 13.50 in.
Blade height (at heel): 1.74 in.
Blade thickness (near bolster): 0.12 in.
Blade thickness (at midpoint): 0.10 in.
Blade thickness (near tip): 0.03 in.
Item weight: 7.40 oz.
Shipment weight: 10.2 oz.
Blade: Stainless damascus forged in Sweden by Damasteel
Handle: Purple and black FatCarbon carbon fiber composite
Description: Brian Tighe creates unique, functional and visually appealing knives of the highest quality. His blades are the result of 25 years of experience in metallurgy artistry and tactical expertise. Recently, he decided to put his hand to creating uniquly dramatic, high performance chef's knives and the results are exceptional. This high performance chef's knife is a perfect choice as a primary knife in the kitchen. The long, deep-bellied blade is well suited as a general purpose chef's knife. Whether slicing, chopping, mincing, or dicing, this comfortable knife will do it all. The gentle arc of the cutting edge is perfect for a rocking chopping motion with plenty of finger clearance over a cutting board.
The 8 inch blade is made from stainless damascus forged by Damasteel in Sweden. The high contrast pattern is immensely captivating and will provide a keen, long lasting edge. Damasteel damascus ensures exceptional performance with the care needed to maintain damascus forged from carbon steels. The nimble blade is distal tapered, ensuring a perfect balance.
The Japanese inspired handle is formed from purple and black FatCarbon. This dramatic composite material creates a damascene pattern. Because the handle is made from synthetic materials it will hold up well to the demands of a professional or home kitchen.
Excellent work throughout!

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