Paring knife no. 112, blade length: 9.5cm. Multi-purpose knife for slicing, cutting and peeling fruit and vegetables, and for trimming meat. Sandvik 12C27 modified stainless steel blade is anti-corrosive thanks to the addition of chrome. Its carbon content of at least .4% gives excellent cutting edge. Requires no special maintenance. Stained hornbeam handle is varnished to protect against moisture and dirt.