9.5" Gyuto Knife. The Al Mar Ultra-Chef¢ series offer outstanding edge retention and incredible strength for use in the kitchen. One of the finest kitchen knives made.
Each blade features 33 individual layers of stainless steel - 16 layers per side plus the center layer of VG-10 Cobalt stainless steel hardened to a Rockwell hardness of 60-62. These knives are incredibly strong, light in the hand, perfectly balanced and extremely sharp. The handles are made from select Cocobolo, considered one of the worlds most beautiful exotic hardwoods. The Ultra-Chef¢ Knives in Cocobolo are arguably the finest chefs knives made today. Each knife is hand-finished and hand-sharpened.