200 years of innovation, precision, and fortitude perfecting man’s oldest tool.
The WÜSTHOF Way
We use a special steel for knife production. It’s durable, corrosion resistant, easy to sharpen, and significantly reduces wear on the blade due the unique hardness of the metal. Our laser-assisted sharpening process means each knife has an impeccable slicing performance from the get-go.
Our formula for optimal sharpness: X50 Cr MoV 15