Masamoto Sohonten have been making knives for over 150 years and are considered to be the leading sushi knife manufacturer in Japan. The quality and fit and finish of their knives is top notch.
Made from Hyper Molybdenum Vanadium and finished with a Duracon western handle these knives are made specially for the western market.
The largest petty we sell in this range and it's a good length for most veg jobs you'll come across. Great for the mid sized veg that you don't need to work with in your hand. You'll find that this becomes one of your most grabbed knives in your kitchen!
Please note this knife is sharpened to a 70/30 edge.
- Blade Length: 153mm (Measurement of the cutting edge)
- Total Length: 265mm (Blade + Handle)
- Blade width: 1.5mm (Measured where blade enters handle)
- Blade height: 29mm (Heel to spine)
- Total weight: 102 grams
- Steel Type - Cutting edge: Stainless
- Left or Right handed: Either
- Hardness: 59 (HRC)
- Handle style: Western
Product SKU: 2552
Our aim is to measure and photograph all our products as accurately as possible but due to the handmade nature of many items, please be aware that there may be some variance in the measurements and that things such as blade and knife handle patterns can vary and presentation boxes may differ from those shown but we will always endeavour to provide the most accurate measurements, photos and descriptions of our products.
Some measurements such as HRC are provided by the manufacturer and should therefore be used as a guide.
Masamoto have been making knives for more than 150 years and are highly regarded for their history and skill passed down over 5 generations.