Fierce in presence, stunning in sophistication. The Firestorm Alpha BBQ Sword pulls inspiration from the famed maguro kiri bōchō to bring the storied history of ultra-specialized Japanese cutlery traditions to your kitchen.
It is both a powerful tool and a breathtaking centerpiece. The impressive but still manageable 17” single-bevel blade with 34-layer high-carbon steel is ready to take on your biggest conquests — from tuna and swordfish to large roasts and whole hogs. Experience effortless, ultra-thin slicing with a hand-sharpened, 20° angle blade, while the traditional Japanese octagon handle lets you get the firm, two-handed grip to strike and slice with a single stroke.
34 layers of precision forged, high carbon, 10CR15MOV stainless steel at 62 Rockwell Hardness for unrivalled performance and incredible edge retention
Traditional Japanese single bevel blade for ultra-thin slicing
Added cobalt to intensify the hardness of the blade, increasing it's strength, durability and stain resistance
Extra long 17 inch blade length for combatting virtually any culinary challenge this blade may face
Ruthlessly sharp scalpel-like edge is hand finished to a 20 degree angle using the 3-step Honbazuke method.
Precision tapered blade minimizes surface resistance for a buttery smooth cut
Blade's spine is hand-polished to a smooth finish for enhanced grip and comfort
Beautifully engraved - superior performance and looks
Meticulously constructed ultra-premium G10 Garolite and stabilized Wood-Resin handle
Stabilized process results in bone-dry wood & resin handle that is highly impervious to heat, cold and moisture and offers life long durability and strength
Traditional Japanese octagonal handle shape designed for superior hand control and tactile feedback for better use of your knife
Distinctive red band adorns the handle for added beauty and distinction
Beautifully crafted stainless steel rivet for further resilience