Laguiole design style bee with blue G10 handle Direct from France
G10 is a fibreglass epoxy composite laminate. The material was introduced in the 1950s for the aeronautic industry. An intermediary red layer is inserted between the metal plate and the piece of blue G10. 12C27 steel blade (surgical stainless steel), 3mm thick, with a hardness of 56-57 HRCIt is ground (giving the blade its bevel), polished and honed.Made from two 0.8 cm thick pieces of blue G10, carved by hand to obtain its characteristic curves.2 stainless steel plates are guillochéd and riveted between the spring and handle to ensure supple closing of the knife and enduring solidity.Forged steel plates. The Bee is arc-welded, thus melting both metals into one. The guilloché work is then carved.Closed size: 12 cmOpened size: 23 cm Made 100% in Thiers in FranceDelivered in a black magnetic box with certificate of origin and lifetime warranty.