Messermeister Meridian Elite - 5" Rocking Knife & John Boos Board - E/3630-KBB
When you combine a hot drop forged German Knife with a North American Hard Rock Maple Bowl Board, you’ve created the perfect pairing of fine professional quality kitchen items. The full cambered rocking knife has been designed to rock back and forth on th e surface of a bowl and mince herbs, garlic, nuts, etc. into fine uniform pieces. The end-grain construction and penetrating oil finish of the board provides the ultimate forgiving surface that will extend the life of the knife's cutting edge. Both the knife and board are guaranteed to give you a lifetime of high quality cutting performance.
Steel: 41/16 Krupp (Germany) High Carbon, Molybdenum-Vanadium, Chromium, No Stain Tool Steel, X55 CrMoV15.
Handles: state-of-the-art, highly damage resistant material, "Polyoxymethaline".
These knives have the sharpest edges of all forged cutlery. An elaborate 3 step sharpening process is enhanced in it's final step by being carefully hand-polished.
The Meridian Elite is hardened to 56 Rockwell hardness C, making them hard enough to hold their edge for a long period of time, yet it is easy to restore their edge with a steel.