LumberJocks

5 inch Chef's knife

  • Advertise with us
Project by Greg Sherman posted 11-29-2019 07:08 PM 846 views 2 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Hey Lumberjocks,
This 5” chef’s knife is high carbon steel, not stainless steel like most knives. It will sharpen easier and stay sharp longer, just takes some extra care. The high carbon steel is from France and the knife was made by Hoch Tools from Ft Bragg Ca. This is a full tang knife with beautiful Koa scales. I also added three brass pins. The only treatment- BLO and a little wax. Lupe’s kitchen knife. The last picture is my knife holder that is essentially a block of Walnut with magnets embedded in the sides of the block. It’s been a fixture in my kitchen for years.
Thanks for checking out the 5 inch Chef’s knife.
Greg

-- Greg, Brentwood CA http://GregShermanDesigns.com





4 comments so far

View BusterB's profile

BusterB

2298 posts in 2814 days


#1 posted 11-29-2019 11:51 PM

Beautiful work!!!

-- Buster, Ocoee TN (Critics are men who watch a battle from a high place then come down and shoot the survivors - Hemingway)

View AJ1104's profile

AJ1104

1107 posts in 2465 days


#2 posted 11-30-2019 12:42 AM

Awesome knife Greg. I love the Koa scales you picked out and finished. Great call with the brass pins too, they add a lot of class.

-- AJ

View ralbuck's profile

ralbuck

6555 posts in 3073 days


#3 posted 11-30-2019 01:10 AM

I do agree-high carbon steel is a better knife than stainless any [email protected]!

Beautiful work on the scales and riovets too.

-- Wood rescue is good for the environment and me! just rjR

View swirt's profile

swirt

5328 posts in 3778 days


#4 posted 12-01-2019 02:52 AM

Great looking knife.

-- Galootish log blog, http://www.timberframe-tools.com

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

HomeRefurbers.com