Item purchased will look different than item pictured due to variations in materials.
In addition to having your knife performance tuned before it ships, you will received a coupon for complimentary re-sharpening of your knife (a $12-$50 value). That is the District Cutlery difference.
Tojiro knives are known for being one of the best values in high performance cutlery.
They perform like knives that cost 2-3 times as much but are often treated like the workhorses of a chef's kit.
Handle is antibacterial treated elastomer, which is non-slip and easy to grip, very hygienic and durable.
Blade made from Molybdenum Vanadium steel which is very durable and often used to make surgical knives.
High resistance against rust and suitable for professional use.
Japanese chef knives are brittle and are designed for cutting soft tissue foods. High Carbon steel chef knives can rust if not kept dry.