Sakai Takayuki 165mm Deba Kasumitogi
**Extra care is required with carbon steel. No soaking or dishwashers! Dry well in between uses to avoid rust. Blade will develop a patina (discoloration) with normal use.
**To avoid chipping, keep away from bones, frozen foods or other hard foods and pits.
Blade Material: Shirogami #3 carbon steel with iron cladding
Handle Material: Magnolia wood with plastic ferrule
Hardness: 59 HRC
Blade Length: 6.5" (165mm)
Overall Length: 12.1" (305mm)
Height at Heel: 2" (52mm)
Thickness of Spine at Heel: .25" (6.5mm)
Weight: 9.2 oz (258 grams)