Chef's Knife (8 in) with Ebony - CPM-MagnaCut

Product Description for Chef's Knife (8 in) with Ebony - CPM-MagnaCut

Maker: Francisco Vaz (click to see more by this maker)
Price: $700.00
Item num: 108292
Blade length: 8.00 in.
Cutting edge length: 7.75 in.
Total length: 12.55 in.
Blade height (at heel): 2.09 in.
Blade thickness (near bolster): 0.06 in.
Blade thickness (at midpoint): 0.05 in.
Blade thickness (near tip): 0.02 in.
Item weight: 5.80 oz.
Shipment weight: 14.8 oz.
Blade: Hand forged CPM-MagnaCut stainless steel
Handle: Ebony set on a full tang
Description: Chef's knives are the essential kitchen knife. They are used for all-around food preparation. This nimble knife is influenced by traditional Japanese knives. The arc of the blade edge is perfect for a rocking chop or a slicing cut. The slim profile keeps the weight low and the balance just right. Whether slicing, chopping, or dicing, this nimble chef's knife is a perfect choice.
Francisco Vaz lives in Rio Grande, Brazil. He has been making knives since 2017 and is a master of chef's knives. Each knife that he creates is a handmade, high performance work of art. He grinds all of his knives by hand without the use of jigs and believes heavily in making his knives by hand.
The blade is hand forged CPM-MagnaCut. CPM-MagnaCut is a new premium stainless steel created by Crucible with the help of professional metallurgist Dr. Larrin Thomas. MagnaCut combines the high toughness of CPM-4V with the corrosion resistance of CPM-20CV. This creates a perfect blade steel option for knives that need high toughness and great edge retention while still being easy to maintain. The blade features a convex shinogi grind for effortless food release. Both the spine and choil are nicely rounded.
Hand contoured ebony handle scales are set on the full tang for strength and durability. Like other kitchen knives, this knife should not be put in a dishwasher.
Francisco Vaz chef's knives are tremendous high performance knife in the kitchen. This chef's knife is sure to become a kitchen favorite.

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