To accommodate the cleaver slot inside it, the Chef Sac Roll Bag is taller than the Messermeister. The Messermeister is longer to accommodate up knives of up to 18”.
In terms of the fabric used, both boast of a fabric thickness of 600D. And while Chef Sac is a polyester bag, Messermeister is made from nylon.
Nylon is generally more expensive and quite stronger than polyester but this beast of a fabric is just as resistant to stretching, shrinking, and abrasion as nylon.
Both feature a claspable strap that lets the user wear them as a shoulder bag if they desired. Messereister offers more color options with its 8 variations. Chef Sac has 5 Roll Bag variants.
These bags essentially has the same idea behind their interior layout. Knife slots and zippered mesh pockets in a foldable roll bag. What differentiates them is the manner of securing the knives they carry.
While the Chef Sac utilizes individual straps to keep the blades in place, Messermeister uses a zippered full cover.