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I'm looking at getting a Cutco Santoku knife for the kitchen. I've recently read where they are pretty good stuff for the home, without going crazy expensive. Does anyone have a Cutco knife that can comment on quality, durability, etc?
Anyone who wishes they DIDN'T buy one?
Thanks in advance,
Jon in American Fork
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Dad has the hunting model serrated one and Mom had a set from when they were in College, about 45 years now. I have one that Mom gave me as a present, long serrated edge model, about 10-12 years ago. They are all still sharp AFAIK and rarely if ever have been sharpened. All still work and look good. They do last a lifetime.
Never go wrong with Henkels, how long does it take to sharpen a knife, I have a set of Henkels now that are 20 years old at least. They get used and abused every day. Every one of my knifes will shave you like a razor blade. I sharpen before every use. The only thing I have replaced in my set is the steel shapening rod, the cup after five to ten years. I am on my third steel. Replaced free.
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You only need two tools: WD-40 and Duct Tape. If it doesn't move and should, use the WD-40. If it shouldn't move and does, use the duct tape.
I have looked at Cutco but the price keeps me from buying them. You can get a great set for less than 1/2 of the Cutco with Henkels or even Victorinox. Got to Smokey Mountain Knife Works as they have some good deals.
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