CS208 Japanese Santoku Knife VG10 Polished Damascus Steel 180mm Green Handle – Saji [$295.00]

Knife TypeSantoku
Blade SteelVG10 Damascus (Stainless)
HardnessAround 61 HRC
Double beveled edgeFor right and left-hand users
HandleGreen Micarta
Blade Length18cm (7.08inch)
Total Length30cm (11.8inch)
Weight200grs (7.05oz)
CountryMade in Japan

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A work of art, Traditional craftsman Saji’s Santoku knife.

For 30 years certified as a Traditional craftsman by the Japanese government, Mr. Takeshi Saji is a forged knife master in Echizen (north-central of Japan) and famous among luxury knives collectors.

This is a type of knife called “polished damascus” which is polished after the blade forging.

The blade has a bright finish and multiple layers of steel, giving it a smooth three-dimensional feel, making it very elaborate and artistic. The handle is made of dark green Micarta. In addition to being comfortable to use, it is a special piece that allows you to enjoy the beauty of art work.

  1. Blade  : VG10 Steel edge(core) is integrated into the Damascus steel. VG10 is one of the best stainless steel for japanese kitchen knives. Features are…(1)Very hard and sharp , (2)superior edge retention , (3)resistance to oxidation. And damascus steel is made of 33 layer.

  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 : Micarta is not deformed by humidity or temperature, is an ideal material for knives.


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