Hatsukokoro VG5 Petty 120mm

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A slim and stylish petty with a comfortable Western handle and an ideal partner to a larger gyuto or santoku perfect for intricate work.

Our Verdict

Great value and unfussy the VG5 is a perfect sidekick in any collection and ideal for those who want sharpness but not to have to worry about being a little heavier handed.

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Product details

  • Blade Length: 119mm (Measurement of the cutting edge)
  • Total Length: 227mm (Blade + Handle)
  • Blade Thickness: 1.39mm (Measured level with heel)
  • Blade Height: 27mm (Heel to spine)
  • Total Weight: 76 grams
  • Core Steel: VG5
  • This knife is made from a stain resistant steel and so is a great choice for ease of care and it won't react with your ingredients like a carbon steel knife.

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  • Cladding Steel: Stainless
  • Hardness: 59-60 (HRC)
  • Handle Style: Western
  • Handle Material: Black pakka wood
  • Left or Right handed: Either (Double Bevel)

Product SKU: HAT-0007

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.

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Blacksmith Profile


Based in Seki city, Hatsukoroko employ a range of techniques and work with a selection of master blacksmiths working entirely by hand and for some ranges, they make use of modern machinery to combine craft with extreme precision.

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