Sujihikis are slicers, elegant tools for delicate work. This 270mm sujihiki from the Masakage Kiri line of knives looks the part with a beautiful Damascus cladding, impeccable fit and finish, and a striking magnolia wood handle with red pakka wood ferrule. The knife features a VG-10 steel core, a steel designed for cutlery, which is hardened to 61-62 HRC. As both VG-10 and the Damascus cladding are stainless, the knife is easy to care for. The knife is handmade by Hiroshi Kato, a master blacksmith from Takefu Village with over 50 years of knife making experience.
Location: Echizen, Japan
Construction: San Mai, Hammer Forged
Cladding: 49 layer Stainless Damascus
Core Steel: VG-10
Handle: Magnolia Wood Oval
Ferrule: Red Dyed Pakka Wood
Engraving: Hand Engraved
Edge Grind: 50/50
Weight: 5.8 ounces
Blade Length: 270 mm (10.75")
Overall Length: 430 mm (17")
Thickness at Heel: 2.7 mm
Blade Height: 40.4 mm
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