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Comune di Carisolo
Carisolo is located in Italy
Location of Carisolo in Italy
Coordinates: 46°10′N 10°46′E / 46.167°N 10.767°E / 46.167; 10.767Coordinates: 46°10′N 10°46′E / 46.167°N 10.767°E / 46.167; 10.767
Country Italy
Region Trentino-Alto Adige/Südtirol
Province Trentino (TN)
 • Total 24.7 km2 (9.5 sq mi)
Population (Dec. 2004)
 • Total 936
 • Density 38/km2 (98/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 38080
Dialing code 0465
Website Official website

Carisolo (German: Karezol or Karesel) is a comune (municipality) in Trentino in the northern Italian region Trentino-Alto Adige/Südtirol, located about 30 kilometres (19 mi) northwest of Trento. As of 31 December 2004, it had a population of 936 and an area of 24.7 square kilometres (9.5 sq mi).[1]

Carisolo borders the following municipalities: Vermiglio, Ossana, Pinzolo, Giustino, and Caderzone. Carisolo is famous for its knife sharpening industry or Moleta as they are locally called.The birthplace of Cristoforo Nella, Bernadino Nella and Antonio Beltrami all of whom emigrated to London and using their expertise and knowledge formed The Knife Sharpening Company UK.

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  1. ^ All demographics and other statistics: Italian statistical institute Istat.

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