In 1814, the name Wusthof appeared as the factory for high quality steel wares. Abraham Wusthof started this factory and from that date, it is a family business. Today, 7th generation of Abraham Wusthof is managing WUSTHOF and offering excellent and perfect knives. First class knives by Wusthof are out of this world. In this article, we are going to discuss Wusthof Classic 7-Inch Fillet Knife. Let us have a look.
- Overall Width: 2 inch
- Overall Length: 12 inches
- Blade Length: 7 inches
- Overall Weight: 1 Pounds
- Blade Material: High Carbon Steel
- Country of Origin: Germany
- Price Range: Under $150
First thing that we want to discuss about this knife is its premium and extraordinary design. The knife is very slim with a perfect shape. In first view, its design looks very easy to use and no doubt, it is true. It has a very light weight that makes it easy for users to cut and fillet. The design is perfect for both home and commercial use. One can also take this knife while going for fishing or hunting. Overall length of knife is long but length of blade is ideal for a number of tasks. You can wash this knife in a dishwasher.
The high carbon stainless steel blade of this knife provides the user with an extraordinary performance. It is sharp enough to cut and get through sorts of meat and bones. While manufacturing of this knife, blade is gone through different processes that make it strong and durable. With a pointed edge, the blade of this knife is excellent. However, you need to take care of blade. If you do not dry and oil the blade after washing, it will catch rust very quickly.
In case you are comparing this knife with other knives, you will not find any competitor. It is a premium knife with a very high price. Other companies also produce such knives and offer in almost same price, but Wusthof offers the highest quality of knives.
Handle of this knife is given a traditional design. This traditional design handle is smaller than handles of other knives. If someone has larger hands, it is difficult for them to use this small handle knife. However, if you ignore the size, the handle provides a very firm and perfect grip. Shape of handle is better than handles of other knives, but it should be a little larger to perform best.
Overall, it is a very easy to use and simple knife with an extra sharp pointed blade. This knife is durable and will remain in your life for a very long period if you take care of it.
If it comes to cost, yes it has a high cost, but with high cost, it comes a very sharp and durable knife. If you want an easy to use and simple to maintain knife, this is a perfect choice for you.
Pros: Lifetime guarantee. Easy to clean with an extraordinary performance.
Cons: In wet conditions, blade will get rust very quickly.
Bottom-Line: A perfect knife for home and commercial use.