Lacewood Stainless Utility 145mm

Light as a feather, tapered to a flexible, needle-like tip, and shaped from high-performance AEB-L stainless steel, this utility kitchen knife from Matt Rubendall of Ruby Knives in Brooklyn, NY is one well-rounded tool for home cooks and professional chefs alike. Dressed in a comfortable, hand-carved, octagonal lacewood and ebony handle, the knife balances where the wood meets the steel, lightweight and fast in the hand. A charred white oak saya with wenge and mosaic pin is included.

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Matthew Rubendall of Ruby Knives builds sole-authorship handmade chef knives at his shop in South Brooklyn. A long-time custom classical guitar maker, Matt's attention to detail and appreciation for simple designs and function-first style has made him a talented knifemaker with a classic, refined aesthetic that we love. 

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Blade length: 145mm / 7.87". Overall length: 285mm / 13.2". Blade width at choil: 2.7mm. Blade width 1" from tip: 0.7mm. Blade height at heel: 35mm. Weight: 2.5oz / 70g.
Blade: AEB-L stainless steel. Handle: Lacewood with ebony spacer. Saya: Burned white oak with wenge and mosaic saya pin.
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