Details: Each triple-rivet, full-exposed tang knife is crafted for ergonomic balance for easy use with all your cutting and honing tasks. Triple rivet 'POM' handle. The German-made 1.4116 high-carbon, stainless steel alloy will resist stains and corrosion. The Meridian Elite 18-piece set includes 3.5"" Spear Point Paring Knife (E/3691-3.1/2), 5"" Scalloped Utility Knife (E/3685-5), 6"" Utility Knife (E/3688-6), 8"" Stealth Chef's Knife (E/3686-8S), 9"" Scalloped Bread Knife (E/3699-9), Kullenschliff 8"" Carving Knife (E/3688-8K), and a set of 8 Park Plaza Fine Edge 4"" Steak Knives (8002-4). The bread knife has a slight upward curve.The steak knives are a personal-sized carving knife. This set also includes a 10"" Messermeister Fine Steel (5100-10F), a black Take-Apart 8"" Kitchen Scissors (DN-2070), Park Plaza Forged 7"" Carving Fork (8012-7), and a 22-slot Swivel Base Wood (DKB-22N) to store and protect your knives. The Fine Steel realigns the knives to razor sharpness. The Carving Knife's narrow spear-point and fine-edge blade is perfect for small to medium carving chores. Meridian Elite knives are handcrafted one at a time using the same techniques that have been the hallmark of fine Solingen-made cutlery for hundreds of years. These distinct techniques create a 15-degree edge, which is hand stropped on a cloth wheel, creating the sharpest possible cutting surface on an edged tool. The Messermeister high-quality products have a lifetime manufacturing warranty against manufacturing defects (normal wear and misuse not covered).