Benchmark Paring Knife 4" White Ceramic Blade, Soft Grip Handle - BMK004
BEBMK004: Benchmark Ceramic Paring Knife
It's great edge retention has made ceramic one of the big up-and-coming blade materials. This knife has combined the excellent cutting capabilities and edge retention of ceramic with a sleek, modern profile. 4" white finish ceramic Zirconia blade. Extremely lightweight paring knife at only 1.6 oz. The handle is nice and grippy and feels very comfortable in the handle. Despite the obvious quality of the knife, Benchmark has managed to make it affordable for anyone. This is just the thing to satisfy your curiosity about ceramic knives, or to add to your current collection. 8-5/8" overall.
The Zirconia blade material is 2nd only in hardness to diamond. This allows razor blade sharpness which lasts 10 times longer than steel blades. Ceramic blades will not transfer metal irons to foods and is impervious to acids and oils from fruits and vegetables. Ceramic blades are lightweight and perfectly balanced for optimal performance which won't rust or stain.
Made in China.
A nylon polymer that is lightweight and extremely durable, Zytel can be shaped and textured to provide excellent grip.