Shop for Knives from Hayneedle.com! The innovative shape of the Ergo Chef Pro Series 7 in. Hollow Edge Ergonomic Santoku Knife allows it to slice clean without discomfort to your wrist and hand. Made of molded polyoxymethylene the ergonomically angled handle offers a comfortable balanced grip so there's less strain on your hand wrist and forearm. Lightweight and durable this quality santoku knife is made with a single piece of fully-forged high-carbon German stainless steel. Forged blade construction ensures strength and durability and it's precision heat-treated for long edge life. The hollow-ground blade reduces friction for less sticking and quicker cuts. This santoku knife features a smooth rounded bolster for added comfort.About Ergo Chef LLCErgo Chef was founded by Scott Staib a Johnson and Wales University-trained chef. After years of working in the food service industry Staib was sidelined by tendonitis and carpal tunnel syndrome - a result of the repetitive motions of frequent chopping and slicing. Together with his engineer brother Mike Staib set out to create an ergonomically-designed knife. After years of development and field testing by professional chefs culinary chefs and instructors the Ergo Chef company was born. Created with high-quality materials and detailed craftsmanship the company's knives feature a unique shape that slices clean without discomfort to your wrist or hand. Ergo Chef's line of cutlery is available at online retailers department stores specialty shops and more. In 2008 the company collaborated with Food Network personality Guy Fieri to create a knife set under the brand Knuckle Sandwich.