Sekikanetsugu-Saiun Brand : VG10 Damascus steel knives from Seki City

(Sekikanetsugu)

The Sekikanetsugu brand’s factory is located in Hitase – Seki City. In this area there are several makers, also HENCKELS (German knives manufacturer) does some processes here. YAXELL brand also uses Sekikanetsugu’s factory. It is a very important place crafting knives, and Sekikanetsugu is a main brand of this area.

The owner, Mr. Kawamura, and his younger brother have been running the factory for many years, but now the owner’s son-in-law is also participating in the management, and iproving products quality.

Sekikanetsugu has inherited the tradition of Japanese swordsmith craftsman “Kanetsugu” (1300-1349). Strong blade , an elaborate handle.. if you do not care about weight, or prefer heavy knives, this Sekikanetsugu’s Saiun series is recommended.

Price range : US$90.00 – US$280.00

CS101 Japanese Gyuto Chef knife Damascus Sekikanetsugu-Saiun 200mm

Knife Type Gyuto
Blade Material VG10 damascus steel
Hardness Around 61 HRC
Double beveled edge For right and left-hand users
Handle Micarta
Blade Length 200mm (7.87inch)
Total Length 325mm (12.8inch)
Weight 230grs (8.1oz)

CS102 Japanese Santoku knife Damascus Sekikanetsugu-Saiun 170mm

Knife Type Santoku
Blade Material VG10 damascus steel
Hardness Around 61 HRC
Double beveled edge For right and left-hand users
Handle Micarta
Blade Length 170mm (7inch)
Total Length 300mm (11.8inch)
Weight 225grs (7.9oz)

CS104 Japanese Petty knife Damascus Sekikanetsugu-Saiun 150mm

Knife Type Petty
Blade Material VG10 damascus steel
Hardness Around 61 HRC
Double beveled edge For right and left-hand users
Handle Micarta
Blade Length 150mm (5.9inch)
Total Length 255mm (10.0inch)
Weight 90grs (3.17oz)

CS105 Japanese Paring knife Damascus Sekikanetsugu-Saiun 90mm

Knife Type Paring
Blade Material VG10 damascus steel
Hardness Around 61 HRC
Double beveled edge For right and left-hand users
Handle Micarta
Blade Length 90mm (3.54inch)
Total Length 195mm (7.67inch)
Weight 73grs (2.57oz)

CS103 Japanese Slicer knife Sekikanetsugu-Saiun Pro-J 210mm

Knife Type Slicer
Blade Material VG10 steel
Hardness Around 61 HRC
Double beveled edge For right and left-hand users
Handle Compressed laminated woods
Blade Length 210mm (8.26inch)
Total Length 335mm (13.1inch)
Weight 182grs (6.4oz)

CS106 Japanese Slicer knife Damascus Zuiun 240mm

Knife Type Slicer
Blade Material SPG2 (Super Gold 2) Damascus steel
Hardness Around 62 HRC
Double beveled edge For right and left-hand users
Handle Laminated reinforced wood
Blade Length 240mm (9.4inch)
Total Length 390mm (15.4inch)
Weight 155grs (5.5oz)