|•||Precision forged full tang, high-carbon stain resistant stainless steel|
|•||PEtec edge, enhances the sharpness 20% and lasts twice as long; 58 Rockwell Hardness|
|•||Contoured 3-riveted black synthetic handle, designed for comfort & control|
|•||4-stage precision knife sharpener, coarse and fine stages for Asian/Santoku knives & Western/Standard knife blades|
|•||Made in Germany, Lifetime Warranty|
Every Wusthof knife is crafted in Solingen, Germany; a family-owned and managed company with a rich heritage since 1814. Each Wusthof knife collection is made of high quality materials & craftsmanship. Precision forged featuring a full tang, high-carbon stainless steel with bolster to add balance and weight. The new Precision Edge Technology (PEtec) enhances the blades sharpness by 20%, and will last twice as long. Each knife features a computer controlled cutting edge to ensure the final edge of the blade is precise and uniform from the tip to the heel of the knife. Wusthof knives feature a 14° cutting edge on each side. This new angle and more tapered cutting edge reduces the drag when slicing through foods, allowing for seamless effortless cutting. Each knife blade is completely buffed & polished by hand. Made in Germany; Lifetime Warranty.
The Wusthof 4-stage Precision Knife Sharpener features four stages - two for Asian/Santoku knives and two for European/Standard edges. Carbide (coarse) stages quickly sharpens and sets the edge. Ceramic (fine) stages finish the edge, polishing it to razor sharpness. Easy to use: simply pull knife through at a 90° angle with slight pressure. Safe and easy to use, this Wusthof knife sharpener requires nothing but a few easy strokes to keep blades sharp. For use with any Wusthof Knife, including their new PEtec edge, as well as all other cutlery brands. Ceramic stages can also be used for serrated and scalloped knives.