This Chroma Type 301 10 Piece Set is the ultimate fusion of form and function. This set features the 10" Chef's Knife, the 7.25" Santoku Knife, the 5.75" Small Chef's Knife, the 8" Carving Knife, the 8.5" Bread Knife, the 7.75" Filet Knife, the 5" Utility Knife, the 3.25" Paring Knife and a Guminoki Wood Block and a Type 301 #800 Whetstone. Their sleek 18/10 stainless steel handles blend seamlessly into the Japanese 301 steel blades. They are ideal for a variety of tasks in the kitchen.Chroma Type 301 Knives feature:An ergonomic handle designed by F.A. Porsche A metal pearl which helps to act as a visual and physical guide to demarcates the end of the handle, thus giving you better control when cutting A seamless, hygienic transition from blade to handle A special grinding method is used to create the blade, so the knife stays sharp longer and is easier to sharpen.