Material:Blade: VG-10 stainless steel (Middle layer), Soft and hard stainless steel (Outside layers), Bolster: Stainless steel, End cap: Stainless steel, Handle: Composite wood
Product type:Petty Knives
Country of origin:Japan
Dimensions (approx):260 mm (Blade length 150 mm, Blade thickness 1.8 mm)
Item weight (approx):73 g
Shipping weight (approx):180 g
- The Blade features a core of VG-10 "super steel" clad with 32 microthin layers of soft and hard carbon stainless steel (16 layers on each side).
- Stainless steel bolster and end-cap add stability and strength from end to end.
- Composite wood handle brings you the look and feel of natural wood with added benefits.
- Triangular-shaped handle provides better control and a good grip.
- Double edged blade.
Use & Care
Since the 13th century, Seki city has been the heart of the Japanese cutlery industry. For more than 100 years, it has also been home to Kai Corporation, the maker of fine cutlery. Inspired by the blade-making traditions of ancient Japan, today's highly skilled artisans produce blades of unparalleled quality and beauty.
Kai Corporation was founded in 1908 in Seki city, Gifu, Japan and is headquartered in Tokyo, provides over 10,000 products worldwide, ranging from housewares and fine cutlery to beauty care products and medical supplies.