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Zoom Global 8" Model X Chef's Knife
Zoom Global 8" Model X Chef's Knife
Zoom Global 8" Model X Chef's Knife
Zoom Global 8" Model X Chef's Knife
Zoom Global 8" Model X Chef's Knife
Zoom Global 8" Model X Chef's Knife
Zoom Global 8" Model X Chef's Knife
Zoom Global 8" Model X Chef's Knife
Zoom Global 8" Model X Chef's Knife
Zoom Global 8" Model X Chef's Knife
Zoom Global 8" Model X Chef's Knife

Global 8" Model X Chef's Knife

$119.95 Regular price $159.95
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4.8
Rated 4.8 out of 5 stars
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Features

  • Cromova 18 high carbon stainless steel wide blade is made up of chromium, molybdenum and vanadium
  • 10 to 15° double bevel blade edge is ground on each side; single piece of steel for unsurpassed performance
  • Ice-tempered, Rockwell Hardness of 56-58° holds a unique razor-sharp convex edge longer
  • Stainless steel hygienic handle with signature dimple pattern offering a comfortable, slip-resistant grip
  • Improved ergonomic handle is filled with sand to achieve the desired weight and deliver the perfect balance
  • Made in Japan with a lifetime warranty; hand-wash with gentle dish soap and dry

Description

We worked directly with Global to improve upon one of the best selling Japanese chef's knives ever made. Our Exclusive Global Model X 8" Chef's Knife is the multipurpose workhorse of the kitchen, providing the ultimate balance. Perfect for mincing, cutting, chopping, slicing and prep work. Pinch grip for unbelievable control, ideal for precise chopping.

Global knives contain two innovative features, their edge and the way they are balanced. The most important detail of any knife is its edge, and the Global edge is truly its signature. Global knives are sharpened or ground steeply to a point, and to an acute angle while resisting rust, stains and corrosion. The straight edge results in a dramatically sharper knife which stays sharper longer. The edge on a Global knife is so large and prominent that it is easily seen with the naked eye and extends a quarter of an inch or more up from the tip of the knife.

From its modest inception, Global has developed into one of the most successful brands of professional kitchen knives in the world. Still crafted by hand in Yoshikin's factory in Niigata, Japan, Global knives are manufactured to extremely high and exacting standards. Global has attracted much acclaim over the years and received numerous awards. A thousand years ago, Japanese sword-smiths developed the high art of sword making to provide strong, sharp blades for the Samurai, the feared warrior caste. Like the Samurai swords before them, each knife is carefully weighted to ensure perfect balance in the hand. Global knives have been hand crafted in Japan using the same traditions and developed using the best raw materials available.

Specs

Made in Japan
Lifetime Warranty

Blade Construction: Cromova 18 high carbon stainless steel made of chromium, molybdenum and vanadium
Handle Construction: Stainless steel with dimple pattern and filled with sand for balance
Rockwell Hardness: 56 to 58 degrees
Edge: 10 to 15 degrees, double bevel

Blade Length: 8"
Blade Height: 2"
Overall Length: 13.25"
Spine Thickness at Heel: 4mm
Weight: 9.2 oz. (262g)

Item number: GF-98

MEET THE MAKER

4.8
Rated 4.8 out of 5 stars
Based on 11 reviews
Total 5 star reviews: 9 Total 4 star reviews: 2 Total 3 star reviews: 0 Total 2 star reviews: 0 Total 1 star reviews: 0
100%would recommend these products
11 reviews
  • DT
    Danny T.
    Verified Buyer
    Global 8" Model X Chef's Knife with Hollow Edge
    Reviewing
    Global 8" Model X Chef's Knife with Hollow Edge
    I recommend this product
    What is your cooking skill level? Intermediate
    Bought For A Gift
    Has Owned Product For Under 1 Month
    Uses Product Daily
    Rated 5 out of 5 stars
    18 hours ago
    Gift

    Bought as a gift to a friend.Friend loves his new knife.Slices smooth as silk!Very happy!

  • JD
    Jermaine D.
    Verified Buyer
    Global 8" Model X Chef's Knife with Hollow Edge
    Reviewing
    Global 8" Model X Chef's Knife with Hollow Edge
    I recommend this product
    What is your cooking skill level? Intermediate
    Bought For A Gift
    Has Owned Product For Under 1 Month
    Uses Product Daily
    Rated 5 out of 5 stars
    3 weeks ago
    Model x

    So far so good. Purchased as a gift and surprisingly no backlash from wifey. She is enjoying the knife. Seeing a renewed energy from her in the kitchen. Glad I purchased...

  • JF
    JOHN F.
    Verified Buyer
    Global 8" Model X Chef's Knife with Hollow Edge
    Reviewing
    Global 8" Model X Chef's Knife with Hollow Edge
    I recommend this product
    What is your cooking skill level? Intermediate
    What is your gender? Male
    How old are you? Over 65
    Bought For Myself
    Has Owned Product For Under 1 Month
    Uses Product Weekly
    Rated 5 out of 5 stars
    3 months ago
    great chef's knife

    Super sharp, feels good in my hand, easy to clean, looks good, just a fine knife to own

  • T
    Tom
    Verified Buyer
    Global 8" Model X Chef's Knife with Hollow Edge
    Reviewing
    Global 8" Model X Chef's Knife with Hollow Edge
    I recommend this product
    What is your cooking skill level? Intermediate
    What is your gender? Male
    How old are you? 45-54
    Rated 5 out of 5 stars
    1 year ago
    Beautiful knife

    Perfect all around knife for the kitchen

  • C
    ColinY
    Verified Buyer
    Global 8" Model X Chef's Knife with Hollow Edge
    Reviewing
    Global 8" Model X Chef's Knife with Hollow Edge
    I recommend this product
    What is your gender? Male
    How old are you? 45-54
    Rated 5 out of 5 stars
    1 year ago
    Fine Heavy-duty Chef’s Knife

    The Global Model-X is a good, heavyweight chef’s knife. Given that it carries the GF label, it is a forged knife, according to Global. Nicely finished and sharp as received as Global’s typically are. Scallops look very cool--maybe help with sticking too. Blade is quite thick on its back in front of the handle and does not taper as rapidly toward the tip as usual. This is good for pushing on back of the blade with the spare hand. Extra width and weight of blade is nice for smashing garlic with the side of the blade and swinging blade to chop thick tough vegetables. Very cool that C&M developed this knife with Global and is exclusive to them.

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