Precision forged full tang, high-carbon stain resistant stainless steel with bolster
PEtec edge, enhances the sharpness 20% and lasts twice as long
58 Rockwell hardness
Traditional triple-riveted handle made of highly durable Polyoxymethylene; synthetic material that has a tighter molecular structure that resists fading & discoloration
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.