Tsunehisa ZA18 Damascus Nakiri

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A great combination of thin grind, durable and easy to care for steel with wonderful looks thanks to the damascus finish this well balanced nakiri is a great choice for your veg prep.

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Product details

  • Blade Length: 162mm (Measurement of the cutting edge)
  • Total Length: 282mm (Blade + Handle)
  • Blade Thickness: 1.78mm (Measured level with heel)
  • Blade Height: 44.3mm (Heel to spine)
  • Total Weight: 178 grams
  • Core Steel: ZA-18
  • 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.

    Read the Japanese knife care guide
  • Cladding Steel: Stainless
  • Hardness: 61-62 (HRC)
  • Handle Style: Western
  • Handle Material: Full tang pakka wood
  • Left or Right handed: Either

Product SKU: TSU-0010

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


Tsunehisa is a brand that supply knives from a range of blacksmiths and forges from around Japan including Sakai, Tosa and Seki and as such the range of knives available under the Tsunehisa name features a wide range of steels, styles and finishes but each one has a high level of quality and finish in common.

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