David Broadwell's work is of stellar quality and artistry.
440 is "gummy" -- it will rapidly wear waterstones, probably because it pulls grit off the surface rather than scratching, a burr will form
Wow. His handles are spectacular.
This is the only kitchen knife of David's that I have seen so far. Will yours be similar? Sculpted handle?
You mean, like the Rader pass around that Rader did? Yeah, it'd never happen....