9.5″ Large Twisted Damascus Kitchen Knife ref:904

£520.00

Twisted Damascus steel 9.5 inch kitchen knife

  • Blade dimensions:  9.5 inches long and 2 inches wide.
  • Blade material: 15N20 Carbon Steel and CS80 and/or EN42J carbon steel
  • Handle: burl walnut, copper

You must be over 18 years old to purchase an edged tool from this website

In stock

Description

This is my own variation of the twisted patterns that the Saxon Swordsmith’s used in their legendary blades. Layers of steel are hammer welded together, and then the bar that is formed from them is twisted tightly giving a bold pattern twisted across the face of the blade.

During the forging the blade is drawn out into a gradual taper, making a blade that is thin near the tip and retains its thickness where it meets the handle, this leads to a much better balanced blade.

I offer a guarantee against faulty manufacture for the lifetime of the knives. This does not cover abusive use of the knives or wear and tear. The handle materials on these knives are natural and as such, must be looked after. These knives will not respond well to being left soaking in a sink or (and it pains me to even think of it) put in a dishwasher. I would consider both of these actions as knife abuse. Use them, clean them, dry them and they will remain beautiful for years to come.