The Victorinox 10 inch Breaking knife is a butchering knife primarily used for breaking down large pieces of meat including poultry, beef or fish. The 10" breaking knife from Victorinox is a real workhorse for any home or commercial use. Users will appreciate how easily this knife can break down large cuts of meat, its' sanitary, ergonomic Fibrox handle is a real plus too affording precision cuts with ease. Victorinox handles are also slip resistant and dishwasher safe. The 47538 10" breaking knife features a very strong blade constructed from high carbon, German stainless steel exhibiting a very strong, sharp blade.