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Knives at Damasteel® Chef Invitational Online – May 18, 2020

Knives at Damasteel® Chef Invitational Online, May 2020!

Here you find all the knives from Damasteel® Chef Invitational Online, held in May 2020. If you are interested in buying a knife, contact the knife maker for availability and price.

Tighe Knives – Brian Tighe

http://briantighe.com/

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ID: Tighe Knives No 1

  • Chef Style
  • Blade: Ladder™ Pattern / 8 inched Long / 13 1/2 inches Overall
  • Handle: @fatcarbon Mars Valley
  • Weight: 210 grams

 

ID: Tighe Knives No 2

  • Chef Style
  • Blade: RWL34™ Satin Finished / 8 inched Long / 13 1/2 inches Overall
  • Handle: @fatcarbon Jungle Wear
  • Weight: 210 grams

 

ID: Tighe Knives No 3

  • Santuko Style
  • Blade: Björkmans Twist™ / 8 inched Long / 13 1/2 inches Overall
  • Handle: @fatcarbon Space Coral
  • Weight: 215 grams

 

ID: Tighe Knives No 4

  • Chef Style
  • Blade: Björkmans Twist™ / 8 inched Long / 13 1/2 inches Overall
  • Handle: @fatcarbon Space Coral
  • Weight: 215 grams

 

ID: Tighe Knives No 5

  • Chef Style
  • Blade: Thor™ Pattern / 8 inched Long / 13 1/2 inches Overall
  • Handle: @fatcarbon Black Camo
  • Weight: 210 grams

 

ID: Tighe Knives No 6

  • Santuko Style
  • Blade:
  • Thor™ / 8 inched Long / 13 1/2 inches Overall
  • Handle: @fatcarbon Black Camo
  • Weight: 215 grams

 

Horn & Heel – Duncan Stephenson

http://www.hornandheel.com/

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ID: Horn & Heel No 1

  • Nakiri Knife
  • Steel Pattern: Dense Twist™
  • Handle Material: Brass, Richlite
  • Blade Length: 6 1/2″
  • Heel Height: 2 1/8″
  • Spine Thickness at Base: 1/8″
  • Cutting Edge: 6 1/8″
  • Handle Length: 5 1/8″
  • Handle Width: 3/4″
  • Overall Length: 11 5/8″
  • Weight: 8.4oz

 

ID: Horn & Heel No 2

  • Chef’s Knife
  • Steel Pattern: Dense Twist™
  • Handle Material: Brass, Richlite
  • Blade Length: 8 1/8″
  • Heel Height: 2 1/8″
  • Spine Thickness at Base: 1/8″
  • Cutting Edge: 8″
  • Handle Length: 5 1/8″
  • Handle Width: 3/4″
  • Overall Length: 14 3/8″
  • Weight: 8.4oz

 

Dragon’s breath forge – Matthew Parkinson

https://dragonsbreathforge.com/

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ID: Dragon’s breath forge No 1

  • Paring knife
  • Blade forged from Baldur™ pattern
  • 3.25″ (8.2 CM) blade 7.75 (19.6 cm) palm balanced
  • Blade is hollow ground , extremely thin behind the edge.

 

BEST PARING KNIFE! ID: Dragon’s breath forge No 2

  • Paring knife 2.875″(7.3cm)6.375″ 16.2cm blade
  • Inlayed maple handle (Mirepoix)
  • Forged Baldur™ pattern

 

ID: Dragon’s breath forge No 3

  • Chef knife
  • Blade forged from Baldur™ pattern
  • Blond stabilized Koa handle
  • 8″ (20.3CM) blade 13″ (33 cm) balance at front of bolster 2.25″(5.7 cm) heal height

 

ID: Dragon’s breath forge No 4

  • Chef knife
  • Blade forged from Björkmans Twist™
  • Stabilized spalted maple handle
  • 7.5″ (19CM) blade 12.75″ (32.38cm) balance at front of bolster 2.25″(5.7 cm) heal height

 

ID: Dragon’s breath forge No 5

  • Bread knife
  • Blond stabilized koa handle
  • Baldur™ pattern blade
  • 8.5″ 9 (21.6cm) blade 13.5″ (34.3) overall balanced at plunge grind 2″ (5cm) at heel

 

All knives from Dragon’s breath forge

 

 

Majime Knives – Max Albert

https://majimeknives.bigcartel.com/

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BEST IN SHOW! ID: Majime Knives 1

  • Yanagiba Sakimaru – “Sakura No Hana”
  • Dimensions:12″ Edge length , 1.75″ Heel Height
  • Handle and Saya Material: Resin Handle and Saya with dried cherry blossoms and branches. Brass Bolster with red composite Gemstone.
  • Secondary Saya included with Inlay of 3 species of woods. Bolivian Rosewood, PurpleHeart, and Walnut.
  • Single Bevel, Uraoshi, Right-Handed
  • Pattern: Odins Eye™

 

BEST JAPANESE CHEF KNIFE (HONESUKI)! ID: Majime Knives 2

  • Gyuto and Honesuki – “Seki Kaneyoshi”
  • Gyuto Dimensions : 9″ Edge length, 2.5″ Heel Height
  • Honesuki Dimensions: 6″ Edge length, 1.75 Heel Height
  • Handle and Saya Material: Stabilized, Dyed, Buckeye Burl and Black Resin. Hidden Magnetic hold for Gyuto in Saya, Honesuki has a Mosaic pin to hold the knife on the other side. Brass Bolsters.
  • Pattern: Odins Eye™

 

Monolith Knives – Zack Worrell and Nick Watson

https://www.monolithknives.com/

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BEST BREAD KNIFE! ID: Monolith Knives No 1

  • 10″ Serrated Bread Knife
  • Damasteel-stainless damascus in Vinland™ pattern
  • Bread profile with alternating serration
  • Contoured handle is of green-dyed Spalted Maple featuring liners of African Wenge with bolster and pins of brass.
  • Overall length is 15.25″
  • 9.1 oz

 

ID: Monolith Knives No 2

  • 8.5″ Chef’s Knife with Pink Ivory
  • Damasteel-stainless damascus in Thor™ pattern
  • Western chef’s profile
  • Straight handle with nickel bolster and pins
  • Overall length of 13.5″
  • 7.9 oz

 

 

 

ID: Monolith Knives No 3

*set in photo is for demo only*

  • Steak Knife Set of 8 in Heirloom Box
  • Damasteel- stainless damascus in Vinland™ pattern
  • 5″ Steak knife profile
  • Faceted handles of Walnut featuring brass bolster and pins
  • Overall length of 9.25″
  • 3.5 oz per knife
  • Handmade heirloom storage box of Walnut with brass hardware

 

ID: Monolith Knives No 4

*set in photo is for demo only*

  • Steak Knife Set of 4 in Walnut cradle
  • Damasteel- stainless damascus in Vinland™ pattern
  • 5″ Steak knife profile
  • Faceted handles of Walnut featuring brass bolster and pins
  • Overall length of 9.25″
  • 3.5 oz per knife
  • Storage cradle of Walnut

 

ID: Monolith Knives No 5

  • Chesapeake Oyster Shucker
  • Oyster shucking blade of Damasteel in Vinland™ pattern
  • ~3″ blade
  • Round handle design of assorted woods

 

ID: Monolith Knives No 6

  • Gyuto with Micarta and G10
  • 178mm/7″
  • Overall length 318mm/12.5″.
  • Features an S-grind on the blade
  • Pattern: Thor™
  • Wa handle of deep burgundy micarta featuring a yellow spacer of G10.

 

Tansu Knives – Mert Tansu

https://tansuknives.com/

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ID: Tansu Knives No 1

  • Western handled gyuto
  • Edge length 243mm
  • Height at the heel : 57mm
  • Thickness :
  • above the heel 2.3 mm
  • Midway point 2.1mm
  • An inch before the tip 1.3mm
  • 1 cm before the tip : .9mm
  • Weight : 218 grams
  • Steel pattern : Grosserosen™
  • Hardness: 62hrc with cryo
  • Grind : Slight asymmetrical for right handed user
  • Stabilised two coloured Tasmanian Blackwood handle and bronze bolster , g10 spacer

 

ID: Tansu Knives No 2

  • Western handled gyuto
  • Edge length 230mm
  • Height at the heel : 51mm
  • Thickness : 230x 51 mm
  • 2.6. 2 1.1 .8
  • above the heel 2.6 mm
  • Midway point 2.1mm
  • An inch before the tip 1.1mm
  • 1 cm before the tip : .8mm
  • Weight : 217 grams
  • Steel pattern : Björkmans Twist™
  • Hardness: 63hrc with cryo
  • Grind : Symmetrical convex suitable for both right and left handed users
  • Arizona ironwood burl and bronze bolster , g10 spacer

 

ID: Tansu Knives No 3

  • 135mm Petty /utility
  • Vinland™ pattern , symmetrical grind
  • Handle is octagonal ambonya burl and African Blackwood
  • Height at the heel : 31 mm
  • Thickness at the spine :
  • Above the heel : 2.4 mm
  • Midway : 1.8mm
  • One inch before the tip 1mm
  • 1 cm before the tip .8 mm
  • Weight : 71 grams

 

ID: Tansu Knives No 4

  • 70mm paring knife /baby Nakiri
  • Gysinge™ pattern
  • Symmetrical grind
  • Full distal taper
  • D shaped Tasmanian Blackwood and walrus ivory handle
  • Height at the heel : 30mm
  • Thickness at the spine :
  • Above the heel : 2.5mm
  • Midway : 1.5mm
  • 1 cm before the tip  .6mm
  • Weight: 45

 

Nicolaides Knives – Niko Nicolaides

https://www.instagram.com/nicolaidesknives/

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ID: Nicolaides Knives No 1

  • 8″ Chef knife
  • Polished Odin Heim™ pattern with a western shaped Flame Box Elder handle.

 

ID: Nicolaides Knives No 2

  • 9.5″ Chef knife
  • Dark finish Odin Heim™ pattern
  • Way handle of space Lace burl.

 

Middleton made Knives – Quintin Middleton

https://middletonmadeknives.bigcartel.com/

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ID: Middleton Made Knives No 1

  • 4.5” Cooks knife (santoku)
  • The blade is 2 inches wide and overall length is 10 inches and the pattern is Odins Eye™

ID: Middleton Made Knives No 2

  • 8” slicer
  • The blade is 1.25 inches wide and overall length is 14 inches
  • The pattern is Bjorkmans Twist™

 

ID: Middleton Made Knives No 3

  • 8” Chef knife
  • The blade is 2 inches wide and overall length is 13 inches
  • The pattern is Ladder™

 

ID: Middleton Made Knives No 4

  • 10” Gyuto
  • 2.25 inches wide and overall length is 16”
  • The pattern is Odins Eye™

 

RPD & Co – Rick Petko

https://rpdandco.com/

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ID: RPD & Co No 1

  • 250 mm K-tip
  • 50 mm heel height
  • 2-7 mm to 1,5 mm distal taper
  • Redwood lace burl w/ironwood handle
  • Baldur™ pattern
  • Convex grind

 

ID: RPD & Co No 2

  • 140 mm Chopper
  • 60 mm heel height
  • 3 mm to 2,1 mm distal taper
  • Kingwood handle
  • Thor™ pattern
  • Flat grind

 

BEST CLEAVER! ID: RPD & Co No 3

  • 190 mm Chinese Cleaver
  • 80 mm heel height
  • Convex grind
  • Flamed Koa handle
  • Baldur™ pattern

 

ID: RPD & Co No 4

  • 200 mm Nakiri w/ Saya
  • 60 mm heel height
  • Flat grind
  • 3,2 mm to 1,5 mm distal taper
  • Cocobolo w/titanium handle
  • Cocobolo saya
  • Thor™ pattern

 

ID: RPD & Co No 5

  • 50 mm Push knife
  • Double 52 mm edge
  • Ironwood handle
  • Bluetongue™ pattern

 

LaSeur Knives – Anthony LaSeur

https://www.laseurknives.com/

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ID: LaSeur Knives No 1

  • Amboyna Gyuto
  • Blade length: 240mm
  • Blade height at heel: 56mm
  • Blade thickness: spine at bolster 3.42mm, spine halfway, 2.72mm, 4cm from tip 1.15mm
  • Handle length: 126mm
  • Handle height: 28.6mm at bolster
  • Handle width: 19.4mm at bolster
  • Knife weight: 258g
  • Grind: Convex
  • Blade steel: Damasteel DS93X, Björkmans Twist™, 62 HRC
  • Handle material: Stabilized Amboyna Burl, cupronickel ferrule, Garolite spacer

 

ID: LaSeur Knives No 2

  • Tortoiseshell Gyuto
  • Blade length: 248mm
  • Blade height at heel: 59mm
  • Blade thickness: spine at bolster 3.2mm, spine halfway, 1.23mm, 4cm from tip 1.02mm
  • Handle length: 125mm
  • Handle height: 25.3mm at bolster
  • Handle width: 19.7 at bolster
  • Knife weight: 272g
  • Grind: Flat, diamond
  • Blade steel: Damasteel DS93X, Björkmans Twist™, 62 HRC
  • Handle material: Tortoiseshell Kirinite sales, stainless steel bolsters, carbon fiber hidden pins, G10 liners

 

John Phillips – Phillips Forged

https://phillipsforged.com/

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ID: Phillips Forged No 1

  • 8″ Euro Chef
  • 12.5″ OAL
  • Vinland™ Pattern
  • Cryogenically Heat treated
  • polished finish
  • 60-61HRCC
  • 2 1/8″ heel
  • 100% Recycled handle materials
  • Richlite
  • Bowling Ball
  • Fordite – Paint from walls of Ohio Jeep plant
  • Rose wood (from guitar fret broad)
  • Tall Flat grind with full distal taper and slight convex edge

 

ID: Phillips Forged No 2

  • 9″ Gyuto
  • 14.5″ OAL
  • Björkmans Twist™ pattern
  • Cryogenically Heat treated
  • Polished finish
  • 60 HRC
  • VIntage Synthetic Tortoise shell
  • Brass
  • Stacked Birch
  • flat grind with full distal taper

 

 

ID: Phillips Forged No 3

  • 6.5″ Nakiri Cleaver with fuller
  • Vinland™ Pattern
  • Cyrogenically heat treated
  • 61HRC
  • 12 3/8″ OAL
  • Richlite
  • Trustone
  • Ironwood
  • Flat ground with slight convex edge

 

ID: Phillips Forged No 4

  • 6 5/8″ Santoku
  • Björkmans Twist™ pattern
  • 61HRC
  • 12.5″ OAL
  • Almond Wood
  • Brass
  • Mersalva wood
  • Thin with full flat grind, thin behind edge

 

ID: Phillips Forged No 5

  • 4.25″ Paring Knife
  • Björkmans Twist™ Pattern
  • 9″ OAL
  • Cryogenically Heat treated
  • 61 HRC
  • Fordite – Paint from walls of Ohio Jeep plant
  • Brass
  • Turkish Walnut
  • Full Distal taper

 

All knives from Phillips Forged

 

Marc Weinstock – Prick Blades

https://prickblades.com/

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BEST CHEF KNIFE! ID: Prick Blades No 1

  • Chefs Knife
  • Bifrost™ Stainless Damasteel®
  • 250mm Cutting Edge
  • 390mm Overall
  • 50mm Height at heel
  • 1.7mm thick at handle
  • 6oz. / 170g
  • Hawaiian Mango Handle with G10 Spacer
  • Leather Blade Cover

 

ID: Prick Blades No 2

  • Vegetable Cleaver
  • Hakkapella™ Stainless Damasteel®
  • 136mm Cutting Edge
  • 279mm Overall
  • 65mm Height at heel
  • 1.84 thick at handle
  • 5.9oz. / 169g
  • Hawaiian Koa and Resin Hybrid Handle with G10 Spacer
  • Leather Blade Cover

 

 

ID: Prick Blades No 3

  • Petty Knife
  • Bifrost™ Stainless Damasteel®
  • 160mm Cutting Edge
  • 283mm Overall
  • 40mm Height at heel
  • 1.91 thick at handle
  • 3.1oz. / 89g
  • Hawaiian Koa Handle with G10 Spacer
  • Leather Blade Cover