Outstandingly sharp and with a subtle beauty this is a fantastic every day knife that's starting to become a bit of a collectors piece due to the difficulty of finding supply and we can see why it's so popular.
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- Blade Length: 168mm (Measurement of the cutting edge)
- Total Length: 306mm (Blade + Handle)
- Blade Thickness: 2.29mm (Measured level with heel)
- Blade Height: 46.7mm (Heel to spine)
- Total Weight: 132 grams
- Core Steel: Super Blue Steel
- Cladding Steel: Stainless
- Hardness: 63-64 (HRC)
- Handle Style: Japanese
- Handle Material: Octagonal rosewood
Product SKU: 1952
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.
Protection & care for this knife
Shibata san is one of the top knife sharpeners in Japan and his ranges are famed for the quality of sharpness and finish.