The Victorinox 40471 8 inch Chef’s Knife is meant to perform well through a wide variety of kitchen tasks. If you’re slicing sections of meat, chopping an array of vegetables, or mincing fresh herbs the chef’s knife can get the job done in both the hands of an up-and-coming student chef or a skilled and seasoned professional. Stamped construction provides a lighter, thinner blade, and a straight edge makes it easy to smoothly rock the knife for a more precise cut. The color coded yellow Fibrox handle is slip resistant when wet and helps your staff avoid cross contamination. At 8 inches long tip to handle, and equipped with all the features that make this style of knife so popular, the Victorinox 40471 is an excellent addition to any cutlery set.