Kajibee Shiro Santoku (universal knife), 135 mm - Kaj-08 -SKU: Kaj-08
Kajibee Shirogami Santoku, Kaj-08, 135 cm
This beautiful compact Japanese Santoku knife has a core of Japanese Shirogami # 2 carbon steel with a protective layer (Sanmai) of a softer steel type on the outside. This double-sided sharpened knife has a black (Kurochi) protective layer. This knife is completely hand-forged by the master blacksmith from Kajibee, Ishikawa-san and is one of a kind. The blade is very thin and manually sharpened and has no thickening, which makes sharpening very easy.
- Blade length: 135 mm
- Total length: 270 mm
- Weight: 116 gram
- Blade thickness: 3.2 mm to 2.2 mm
- Steel type: core steel: Japanese Shirogami # 2 steel "White paper steel" (non-stainless) with 2 layers of softer steel and black Kurochi protective layer. Sanmai forged.
- Hardness: 63-64 (Rockwell C)
- Handle: D-shaped Poplar wood and black plastic crop
Like all Japanese knives, the handmade knives from Kajibee are not dishwasher safe, cleaning and drying after each use is the best treatment for these exclusive products.