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Twisted Damascus paring knife

Twisted Damascus paring knife

2017

This chef’s knife was forged from 100-layer twisted pattern Damascus steel made by myself, the knife has a slight convex geometry to aid food release and was sharpened on Waterstones to a hair splitting edge.

The smaller size and slim blade are ideal for more delicate work, and make this knife a perfect companion to a full-size chef´s knife

The ferrule was fabricated and soldered from 4 different pieces of brass and is fitted over a tenon carved in the handle, this ensures maximum strength and good balance.

The blade balances right at the front of the ferrule.

 

The making of this knife was documented in a series of pictures and some parts of it were caught on video.

 

Steel: 100-layer O2 and 75Ni8 (carbon steel Damascus)
Handle: Brass ferrule and Padauk wood

Weight: 99grams
Spine thickness: 3mm
Height: 28mm
​Edge Length: 155mm
Handle Length: 115mm
Overall Length: 280mm

 €200 + Shipping

The pictures below are from the making of the knife and are placed in chronological order.

The same pictures are used in the video below

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