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Guardian Chef's Knife 8" - Ergonomic | Gladiator Series | NSF Certified | Dalstrong ©

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In the bloodthirsty arena of gladiators, the rare warrior supports his fellow fighters to inspire both crowds and combatants. The 8" Guardian Blade is worthy of such a noble challenger, designed in such a way that it carefully cradles the hands of its owner, supporting fingers, palms and wrists with an innovative and ergonomic design. By positioning the hand directly over meats and vegetables, warriors can work the knife in a rocking motion to dice, slice, and chop with ease. This innovative build is perfect for those looking to reduce their wrist and hand fatigue with a comfortable grip that enhances control and maneuverability.

Command your kitchen effortlessly with the strength and sharpness of high-carbon German steel, rated at 54-56° Rockwell hardness for impressive cutting prowess. The hand-polished, satin-finish blade is paired with the ultra-durable and tactile G10 handle, ensuring that you’ll never lose your grip in the heat of culinary battle. Stain resistant and easy to clean, the cleverly crafted blade is low maintenance but high performance, with an expertly engineered look and feel that will turn heads whether at home or in professional settings. 


  • 8" Precision forged, ultra sharp, wear resistant
  • Single-piece, high-carbon ThyssenKrupp German steel at 54+ Rockwell hardness 
  • Edges hand sharpened to 16-18° per side
  • Divoted blade edge for reduced drag and ease of slicing
  • Beautiful hand polished satin finish 
  • Precisely tempered
  • Tapered design for hardness and flexibility
  • Stain resistant 
  • Full tang for incredible robustness and quality 
  • Cleans easily for low maintenance
  • B08P6BBW9Q: National Sanitation Foundation (NSF) Certified


  • Structurally sturdy + strong impact resistance to withstand even the most vigorous slicing, dicing, and cutting
  • Resistant to both extreme hot and cold temperatures for long-term durability
  • Premium G10 Garolite handle for superior strength, refinement, and beauty 
  • High-tensile strength for maximum stability under rigorous action
  • Shock absorbance for added endurance, comfort, and grip
  • Superior scratch-resistant material maintains polished, glossy finish
  • Triple riveted for even more durability
  • Withstands erosion from chemicals, acids, or harsh conditions
  • Sanitary build — perfect for busy kitchens.


  • Gladiator Series 8" Guardian Chef Knife
  • PerfectFit Dalstrong Sheath
  • Neatly Packed with Dalstrong’s Renowned Packaging
  • Dalstrong Support

Explore the Gladiator Series

Gladiators fear nothing. They wait inside the belly of the arena listening to the roar of a blood-thirsty crowd. Armed with the perfect weapon, they’re ready to battle whatever is on the other side. The warrior prepares to face his opponent. 


Gladiator Series

The Gladiator Series blade is precision forged from a single piece of imported premium quality, high-carbon ThyssenKrupp German steel, ensuring an ultra sharp edge with excellent wear and stain resistance.

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The Blade

Forged from a single piece of imported premium quality, high-carbon ThyssenKrupp German steel, ensuring an ultra sharp edge with excellent wear and stain resistance. Hand sharpened 14-16 degrees per side, the Dalstrong Gladiator Series chef knife is a high performance kitchen workhorse, ensuring ultra-thin slicing and dicing with minimal effort, maintenance or clean up required. 

The Handle

Featuring a beautiful, ergonomic and ambidextrous handle that is meticulously constructed of G-10 Garolite, an incredibly strong military-grade inert and non-porous fiberglass-like material. It is highly impervious to both heat and moisture with life-long durability. The Gladiator Series chef knife is carefully designed for maximum comfort and maneuverability.


Neatly packed with Dalstrong's renowned packaging including a premium-quality polymer Dalstrong Perfect Fit saya (sheath), embossed Dalstrong logo and pin, and Dalstrong microfiber cloth for polishing. Block sets do not come with sheaths.

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