Sakai Takayuki Ginga 150mm Petty ZA-18 69 Layer Damascus
Takayuki's Ginga series feature a relatively new stainless steel, ZA-18, a high carbon alloy with good edge retention, and a 69 layer stainless Damascus cladding.
**Dry thoroughly after use. Left wet, stainless steel can dull quickly and develop pits in the edge.
**To avoid chipping, keep away from bones, frozen foods or other hard foods and pits.
Blade Material: ZA-18 Stainless steel
Handle Material: Wenge wood with buffallo horn ferrule
Hardness: 60-61 HRC
Blade Length: 6" (152mm)
Overall Length: 11" (282mm)
Height at Heel: 1.1" (28mm)
Thickness of Spine at Heel: .068" (1.7mm)
Weight: 2.6 oz (72 grams)