Victorinox started their knives business back in 1884. In a very short period, the brand of this company became unbeatable. Manufacturing of Original Swiss Army knife had played an important role in the success of this company. We have experienced a number of knives from Victorinox and it has been found that this company does not compromise on quality. In this article, Victorinox 6 Inch Flex Boning Knife is going to be discussed by us. Let’s have a look.
- Length: 6 inches
- Handle: Fibrox Handle
- Blade: Ice tempered high carbon stainless steel blade
- Country of Origin: Switzerland
- Price Range: Under $40
First thing that we noticed about this knife is its high quality extra sharp blade. This knife comes with a 6 inches long blade that is made from high carbon stainless steel. As the blade of this knife is ice tempered, we noticed that edges are very strong and sharp. Furthermore, blade of this knife is stamped from cold-rolled steel that makes it easy for users to sharpen the blade frequently. Flexibility of blade is ideal for separating fish, poultry and meat from bones with precision that reduces the loss of usable meat.
If you compare this knife with others knife in such class, you will find some better knives with less price. In the box of this knife you will find a manual that will detail you about this knife.
Design of this knife is user-friendly. With such a slim and perfect design, this knife fits perfectly in hand of the user. In terms of dimensions, Victorinox 47613 is a perfect knife with a medium size. It is neither very large nor very small. The end of the blade is pointed that helps a lot while dealing with bones and meat. This knife is particularly made for kitchen use, either in a home or in a restaurant.
Fibrox handle is incorporated in this knife. You will fill an extra grip that no other knife will provide you. Handles are textured so that these perfectly fit in hand. Risk of slipping is very low. However, in wet conditions handle is little difficult to use. Basic aim behind such a design of handle is to provide comfort and balance along with the firm grip. This knife is NSF approved.
We have felt an extra strength in this knife. It fits perfectly in hand and blade of this knife gets through meat and bones very easily. Overall, we loved this knife. In our opinion it is better than a number of other boning knives available in the market.
Cost of Victorinox 47613 is somehow more than other knives of same class, but paying less than $25 for this knife is not a bad deal at all. If you are in search of an extra ordinary performance, this knife will suit you perfectly.
Pros: Excellent Design with extra sharp blade. Premium Looks.
Cons: In wet conditions, grip of handle is not up to the mark.
Bottom-Line: A perfect knife with superb performance.