The Victorinox 40084 Regular Cut Round Steel is a complementary companion to any kitchen cutlery set. In order to get the best performance from your blades it’s essential to keep them sharp, as a dull blade leads to an inferior end product and unwanted slips. The best way to avoid these mishaps is to have a good sharpening steel handy for honing, straightening, and re-sharpening the blades you use most to ensure they’re working properly. And what better tool to keep your blades at their highest quality than the Victorinox 40084 Regular Cut Round Steel! Measuring 12 inches from tip to handle, this sharpening steel is large enough to accommodate any sized blade. The regular cut means this steel is strong and great for smoothing and aligning the edge of your blade. Comes equipped with a classy dark brown wooden handle and a loose ring on the end for easy handling and hanging!