CY216 Japanese Kiritsuke Petty knife AUS10 stainless steel 140mm – Zenpou [$105.00]

Japanese AUS10 steel hammered Kiritsuke petty knife and its case

$110.00 US$105.00
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Specifications

BrandZenpou
Knife TypeKiritsuke Santoku
Blade MaterialAUS10 steel
HardnessAround 61 HRC
Double beveled edgeFor right and left-hand users
HandlePackerwood
Blade Length140mm (5.5inch)
Total Length260mm (10.2inch)
Weight110grs (3.88oz)
CountryMade in Japan

Description

Kiritsuke style petty knife, the bright blue handle is impressive.. it is a beautiful petty knife. The cutting edge is made of Aus10, which is a steel of Aichi Steel Co., Ltd. Very sharp and has resistance to rust, so you can use it without stress.

  1. Blade  : Aus10 is a steel of Aichi Steel Co., Ltd. (Aichi Steel Co., Ltd. is also the materials manufacturer for Toyota Motor Corporation.) It is a hard stainless steel (hardness HRC60-61) which is similar to VG10, very sharp and does not rust easily.
  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 :  Made of Blue Packerwood

Maintenance

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