The cutting base is a decisive factor for the service life of a knife. Hard cutting pads made of glass, marble or plastic, for example, are not recommended because they quickly dull a knife. The best cutting pads are made of wood:
All Nesmuk wooden boards are made from the heartwood of German oak. Nesmuk only uses strips cut across the grain, so-called face wood: this protects the finely ground blades. It also makes the board itself much more durable and preserves its fine surface.
All Nesmuk wooden boards are available natural light or traditional dark smoked.