The Tecna range, from Sanelli Ambrogio, is the latest in innovative knife ranges from this maker, with more than 150 years experience of blade manufacturing. This classic shaped 9" or 22 cm chef's knife, is made from a special nitrogen stainless steel, nitro B, which has excellent edge retention, is easily sharpened and is corrosion resistant . The handle is made from a rigid plastic core, strongly connected to the blade, coated with a softer thermoplastic rubber, in a thick layer, with ergonomic protruding dots. The result is a handle with excellent anti slip properties, comfortable to hold and efficient in use. The chef's knife is the must have tool in every kitchen.