The Messermeister Translucent Blue 4.5" Paring Knife Edge-Guard is an ideal fit for paring knives 4.5" in length or less. Edge-Guards by Messermeister have been recognized not only as the original, but as the finest quality and the most functional edge protectors. If your knives are not stored in a block, or you carry them around in knife luggage, edge guards are a must for the knives you want to take care of. Not dishwasher safe. The exact dimensions are 4.5" long by 0.9375" wide
When it comes to world class German knives, Messermeister sits alone at the top. Each knife is crafted by a master, for a master. A favorite of the world's top chefs, collectors and enthusiasts, each blade is hot drop hammer forged, the traditional way. With a name that literally translates to Knife Master, it's no wonder they have been dominating the culinary world ever since their founding in 1981. Messermeister's Lifetime Warranty against manufacturing defects ensures these premium chef knives can be passed down for generations to come.