Sakai Takayuki 165mm Wa Santoku Aogami Super Tsuchime Kurouchi
**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: Aogami Super carbon steel core, stainless steel cladding
Handle Material: Zelkova wood, pakka wood ferrule
Hardness: 63-64 HRC
Blade Length: 6.5" (165mm)
Overall Length: 12.25" (310mm)
Height at Heel: 1.8" (46mm)
Thickness of Spine at Heel: .08" (2mm)
Weight: 4.3 oz (122 grams)