Kagemitsu Shōsetsu HSS, R2 Powdersteel Santoku (universal knife), 165 mmSKU: 5668
Kagemitsu Shōsetsu HSS Santoku, 165 cm
This Japanese santoku knife has a core of Japanese R2 powdered steel with a protective layer (Sanmai) on the outside. This double-sided sharpened knife is provided with a protective layer of soft stainless steel. This knife is completely hand-forged by the forging collective in Tosa (eg Kiyokane and Tokaji) and is unique in its kind. The blade is very thin and manually sharpened and has no thickenings which makes sharpening very easy.
- Blade length: 165 mm
- Total length: 310 mm
- Weight: 116 grams
- Blade thickness: only 2 mm
- Steel type: core steel: Japanese R2 steel "powder steel" (stainless) with 2 layers of softer steel on the outside
- Hardness: 64 + - 1 (Rockwell C)
- Handle: octagonal Honoki wood and head of black buffalo horn Because this knife has no logo or Kanji characters, this knife is ideal for your own signature or logo (for example, you can have your own name engraved in Kanji characters by us)
Like all Japanese knives, the handmade knives from Kagemitsu Shōsetsu are not dishwasher safe, clean and dry after every use is the best treatment for these exclusive products.
There are no wooden sayas available for this knife.