CA003 Japanese Wa-Santoku Kitchen Knife VG10 Damascus Steel 170mm – Sakai Takayuki [$142.00]

Japanese Wa-Santoku Damascus hammered Knife Sakai Takayuki
BrandSakai Takayuki
Knife TypeWa santoku
Blade MaterialVG10 Damascus (Stainless)
HardnessAround 61 HRC
Double beveled edgeFor right and left-hand users
HandleKeyaki Wood
Blade LengthBlade 170mm (6.7inch)
Total Length315mm (12.4inch)
Weight144grs (5.1oz)
CountryMade in Japan

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Sharp and has resistance to oxidation, Sakai Takayuki brand Wasantoku knife.

Japanese traditional style Santoku knife, vg10 33 layers damascus hammered blade, made by Osaka city’s craftsman.

Vg10 Damascus steel blade is very sharp and has resistance to oxidation. The Keyaki wooden handle has good protection against water and it is comfortable to grip. It is the most recommended traditional Japanese style knife.

  1. Blade  : 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 33 layers damascus steel.

  2. Handle : Keyaki wood.


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