Item #: 471.BKK7.08UPC: 7-76847-37976-9
Knife Block with Full Tang POM Technik Series Knives
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For storing knives on a counter.
It's the raised thick part between the blade and the handle, which usually distinguishes the knife as fully forged.
The bolster acts as a guard providing safety, balance, sturdiness, and comfort.
Beware of companies that manufacture knives with an imitation bolster as these knives are invariably poorer in quality compared to a “one piece fully forged” knife.
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