Handmade in Seki City, Japan and designed by renowned knife-maker Bob Kramer, this premium 5" utility knife is made from forged carbon steel with an SG2 super-steel core for a lasting razor-sharp edge. Cutlery features an ergonomic design for hours of comfortable use and a 101-layer blade with a striking deep-etched chevron Damascus, ice-hardened to 63 Rockwell. Knife also comes with a triple-riveted linen Micarta handle that exceptionally resists wear and showcase a full tang for strength and control. Other highlights include traditional 3-step hand finishing on each edge plus a 15° angle on each side for durable, scalpel-like sharpness. Hand wash. Imported. Limited lifetime warranty.