Flexible BladeForged from a single billet of stainless steelDesigned for professional standard weight, balance and safetyDistinctive traditional Sabatier black handlesSecure spun-solid handle rivetsDishwasher safeRockwell C Hardness 56-58Stellar lifetime guaranteeThe Stellar Sabatier combination of Carbon-Chrome-Molybdenum and Vanadium Steel offers the advantages of easy sharpening with extended edge life and resistance to rust and stains.Each blade is fully forged from a single billet of top grade steel - not strip steel. Blades have a full length 'tang' which extends into the handle. The craftsman-ground edges will retain their sharpness through expert hardening and tempering.The perfect taper grinding of Stellar Sabatier blades produce a fine and very strong cutting edge unlike hollow ground blades which eventually become impossible to sharpen.Each Stellar Sabatier knife has a perfect join between the handle, bolster and blade - the hygiene requirement of top quality professional knives. The proven high quality technology material 'POM-C' forms handles which have great resistance to heat, wear and dishwasher detergents. Stellar Sabatier handles are crafted using solid spun one-piece rivets, spun flat under pressure which cannot work loose. Stellar Sabatier knives are dishwasher safe, but handwash is recommended.
Solid spun rivets ensure the handle will never work loose
Hot drop forged from a single billet of top grade steel
Full 'tang' forms the centre of the handles