Nordquist Designs

Carbon Fibre & Titanium Damascus S-Grind Petty Knife

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This s-grind petty knife is crafted from carbon damascus steel (1084 & 1520n) and hardened to 60 Rockwell C. 

Its wa handle is crafted form chopped carbon fiber cast in resin with a torched titanium insert. The blade has been hand rubbed to a satin finish. Learn more about my unique s-grind geometry here

1084 & 1520n Damascus Carbon Steel
62 HRC
155mm (6") Cutting Edge
280mm (11") Overall Length
50mm (2.5") Tall at Heel

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Each knife includes a handmade leather wrap which, like all Nordquist products, is crafted in-house. The case is made from 6oz oil tanned leather sourced from S.B. Foot Tanning Company, the principal supplier of leather for Red Wing Shoes. An auburn leather lace is woven into the supple leather, securing the knife inside. This simple case is as functional as it is elegant, offering safe storage for your new knife—or perhaps your old one!

Caring for your new knife
Sharpening an s-grind knife

Like the entire Nordquist Designs line, this gyuto is of truly heirloom quality. Handcrafted in the British Columbia’s Okanagan Valley from locally-sourced materials, these kitchen tools are made to last generations. 

Follow Nordquist Designs on Instagram at @NordquistDesigns, for a glimpse into the production process, from inside Jesse Thompson’s studio in Kelowna, BC.