CA001 Japanese Kiritsuke-Santoku knife Damascus Sakai Takayuki 160mm



  • Item No. CA001 / Japanese Kiritsuke-Santoku knife Damascus Sakai Takayuki 160mm

  • Blade 160mm (6.3inch) , Total Length 295mm (10.4inch) / Weight 168grs (5.9oz) / Damascus steel with VG10 core / Double beveled edge

  • US$157.00  US$138.00
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- Description -
Sakai Takayuki is the most famous Damascus kitchen knife brand in Osaka, Japan. This Kiritsuke Santoku can be used for various foods in the same way as normal Santoku knives, and it also has an advantage that it is convenient to work using the tip.

The 32 layers damascus steel blade with vg10 edge is very sharp and resistant against rust, so maintenance is easy.


  1. Blade quality : Cutting edge / VG10 steel (product of Takefu steel Co., Ltd.) is one of the best steels for Japanese knife. (1)Very hard and sharp , (2)superior edge retention (3)and has oxidation resistance. HRC = 60-61, Chromium =15%-16%. And the VG10 steel cutting edge is integrated into 32 layers damascus steel.

    About vg-10 damascus steel knife

  2. Tsuba : This part is called Tsuba. There is no space between the blade and handle. So keep clean, and prevents corruption. Almost high-class kitchen knife has Tsuba.


  3. Handle : is made of mahogany wood.

    Available for both right and left handed users.














Knife type - Kiritsuke Santoku
Santoku means “three virtues”, because it is well suited to cutting Meat, Fish and Vegetables. It is a multipurpose knife and most popular kitchen knife in Japan.

Specifications
Brand : Sakai Takayuki
Length : Blade 160mm (6.3inch) , Total Length 295mm (10.4inch)
Weight : 168grs (5.9oz)
Blade : VG10 and 32 layers Damascus steel
Hardness : HRC 61
Handle : Mahogany Wood
For : Right-handed users and Left-handed users

Maintenance
  • Keep clean and dry after use.
  • Do not use for any frozen foods or bones.
  • Not recommend to clean in dishwasher.