Miscellaneous Seconds Masakage Kumo Santoku

A beautiful example of the Santuko style of knife. The blade feels really alive between your fingers when you use it and the performance is breathtaking. Try it, you'll love it.

At a glance

We have personally tested and reviewed this knife to give you an honest and personal opinion about it and this is how it rates.

The technical bits

  • Blade length 172 mm (Measurement of the cutting edge)
  • Total length 316 mm (Blade + Handle)
  • Blade width 4 mm (Measured where blade enters handle)
  • Blade height 46 mm Heel to spine
  • Total weight 124 grams
  • Left or right handed Both
  • Type Santoku

Our aim is to measure everything as accurately as possible but some specifications (such as hardness for example) are provided by the manufacturer and therefore should be used as a guide only.

What You Get

Given the one-off nature of seconds the packaging may vary in type and condition but we will include detail for each knife and of course as with all our knives we'll include the normal plasters and care tips card for you.

What is a Santoku knife?

Looking like a small chef's knife, the Santoku (san-too-koo) is a Japanese knife used for chopping vegetables and meats. It's possible it might become your new favourite knife.

You can read more about Santuko knives if we've got you interested in them.              

Still need some advice choosing the right knife?

We want you to be happy that you're buying the right knife for your cooking needs so if you're not sure what you need, here are some useful places to start.