The Global Cooks Knife 13cm is designed to perform a multitude of food preparation tasks. Capable of slicing, mincing and chopping vegetables, slicing meat and jointing large pieces of meat. The manual food processor. The Global Cooks Knife 13cm GS3 is from the GS Series which are a collection of small and medium knives suitable for more detailed and delicate food preparation. Global knives are world renown as some of the finest knives from Japan, the home of the Samurai sword. They are made from the finest Cromova 18 stainless steel, ice tempered and hardened to Rockwell C56° – 58° which holds a razor sharp edge longer than any other steel and resists rust, stains and corrosion. Like the Samurai swords before them each knife is carefully weighted to ensure perfect balance in the hand. The smooth contours and seamless construction eliminate food and dirt traps, offering the ultimate in safety and hygiene.