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Update International (KGE-10) - 11" Forged Cimeter Knife

Specifications

Ship Weight .6 lbs.
Base Material Metal
Blade Length 11"
Blade Tip Pointed
Edge Type Straight Edge
Handle Length 5.4"
Handle Material Plastic
Knife Style Cimeter
Length 16.4"
Metal Type High Carbon Stainless Steel
Steel Shaping Method Forged

Product Details

Cimetar knives are used primarily for precisely cutting various types of meat. They feature a recognizable design that mirrors traditional blades, but that swept design also enables them to cut large portions of meat very precisely. This 11" Forged Cimeter Knife (KGE-10) from Update International features a hand-honed edge made from strong German steel for the sharpest, most precise edge possible. The blade is eleven inches long and forged from high-carbon stainless steel with molybdenum vanadium. The exceptional quality of the steel ensures that the knife holds an edge remarkably well and resists corrosion. The handle of the knife is made from durable, slip-resistant POM and has a contoured shape to better fit your hand.

Customer Reviews

11" Forged Cimeter Knife is rated 4.4286 out of 5 by 7.
Rated 4 out of 5 by from My past includes being a Butcher and Sous Chef and very handy with knives. I missed the longer knives but with limited workspace I was reluctant to spend the big bucks. This knife went from a test to full time use. Can't beat it for the price. For a long knife the balance is good. I have big hands so the handle is a little small for me, but this is normal for me and I have learned to grip the top of the blade with the handle. The edge seems to be holding up well, haven't had to sharpen it yet. All in all a good knife at a good price.
Date published: 2012-08-24
Rated 5 out of 5 by from A very well built and SHARP knife I am a professional butcher for a Whole Foods store. We do about 100 thousand a week in our department. I needed a real sharp, and durable knife. This looks to be perfect. Upon taking it out of the plastic holder it comes in, it cut through paper. A few quick runs across my steel and I can shave the hair off my wrist. I am not joking. If you want a larger knife that feels great in your hands, and I have BIG hands, try this. It cost less than 21 dollars to my door through Food Service Warehouse. A great deal. I had a Victorinix Cimeter and it was NEVER as sharp as this. Why spend more? If it gets lost or stolen, your out twenty bucks. If you want a pro knife, Then I would recommend this product. I think I am going to order the 12 inch Butcher knife next.
Date published: 2014-05-22
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Knife was larger than I expected. But quickly became my go to knife for cutting up large pieces of meat. Handle fits my hand well and I quickly realized it would not slip in my hand. I don't think there is a cutting job that it can't handle. Blade holds its edge well and I haven't sharpened it yet since I got it.
Date published: 2013-02-22
Rated 5 out of 5 by from I got this knife to have the appropriate tools for butchering,etc. However, after getting this knife and using it for a bit, I started trying it on other general tasks around the kitchen and have fallen in love with it. I now use it like a regular Chef's knife!!!
Date published: 2010-10-30
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Awesome Product I would definitely recommend this knife to everyone. It worked so nice I ordered another one.
Date published: 2014-04-16
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Excellent quality Purchased recently is of excellent quality, am happy I'm did.
Date published: 2014-09-08
Rated 3 out of 5 by from Thin steel. Seems stamped, not forged.
Date published: 2011-04-12

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