Forge de Laguiole 11cm knife - Genuine Aubrac Cattle Horn - Brut de Forge
This Laguiole knife is entirely hand made in the village of Laguiole and features a forged T12 steel blade, bolster and liners. Forge de Laguiole knives are by far the highest quality offered in the market today. Additionally, each one of this master piece is entirely handmade by the same craftsman to ensure pride in the completed piece.
Handle Material: Genuine Aubrac cattle horn (France) Closed length: 4.33 inches (11 cm) Open length: 8 inches (20.30 cm) Spring & Bee: One piece forged (no soldered bee). T12 steel brut de forge blade: The blade is left partially rough and unfinished to give it a unique appearance.forged T12 alloy. Weight: Approx. 56 grams (2 oz.) Bolsters & Liners: Forged T12 alloy.
Technical aspects: The blade of this knife is forged from T12 steel. This non-stainless metal alloy combines the durability and ease of sharpening found with carbon steel but without the rusting issues. Forge de Laguiole's unique methods of forging, combined with tempering, give this knife a perfect cutting edge. T12 alloy comes from the department of Isère, France and is exclusively made for FDL.