Sakai Takayuki Nanairo Blue Tortoiseshell 33 Layer Damascus Santoku 170mm
The Sakai Takayuki 33 layer damascus line is an exceptional quality knife at a great value. Forged with a core steel of VG-10 and cladded in a 33 layer stainless damascus. Rated at 60-61hrc this steel has very good toughness, edge life and ease of sharpenability. The blade face is finished with a tsuchime (hammered) pattern that not only looks amazing but also helps with food from sticking to the blade. The octagonal handle is finished with beautiful urushi lacquering from Echizen urushi craftsman.
Height at Heel: 48.9mm
Spine thickness: 2mm
Edge length: 170mm