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Chef knife Date of Construction: 2009-01

Blade Characteristics
   Steel Type: Damascus
   Composition  :  O1/L6/5160/203E/WI
   Billet #  :  9-Dec
   Number of Layers: 544
   Pattern: Random
   Etch: Medium
   Polish: 600-1200
Dimension (inches)
      Length: 8
      Max Thickness: 0.102
      Min Thickness: 0.05
Handle Characteristics
   Grip Material: Cocobolo (Resin)
   Grip Type : Bolster & pommel
   Fittings Material: Nickel Silver
   Fasteners: Pins & Mosaic Pin
Dimension (inches)
      Length: 4.875
      Max Thickness: 1.43
      Min Thickness: 0.973
      Max Height: 0.738
      Min Height: 0.57
Heat Treatment
   Austenization & Quenching
      Heat Source: Lava Pot
      Temperature (F): 1500
      Quench material: Salt Pot
      Quench temperature (F): 475
      Temperature (F): N/A
      Duration (hrs): N/A
      Repetitions: N/A

Full sheath provided

balanced as a kitchen knife, i.e., just a touch butt-heavy, so it wants to chop. Comes with an oak storage/presentation block

Counter storage block

n/a  =  not applicable