MONZABURO Sakimaru Takohiki Blue II Steel 270mm Blade Knife
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MONZABURO Sakimaru Takohiki Blue II Steel (10 1/2h, 270mm) Blade Knife w/Octagonal shaped Magnolia Water Buffalo horn bolster handle w/ Magnolia cover
Matsui Cutlery Co., Ltd.
Matsui Cutlery Co., Ltd. was established in 1932. The company has been created cooking knives for 75 years. Matsui Cutlery Co., makes their knives at Sakai.
MONZABURO is the one of major professional used knives series in Matsui Cutlery Co., Ltd knife series.
This knife is called Sakimaru Takohiki which means Round Tip Takohiki. It looks like Japanese sword appearance.
Blade Length: 270mm(10 5/8 inch)
Total Length of Knife: 420mm(16 1/2 inch)
The thickness of the thickest part of backside of the blade: 3mm(1/8inch)
The weight of the knife: 5.1 OZ.
It is designed for Sashimi knife, but it can use for all kinds of ingredients to slicing, peeling, and cutting as long as it is not too hard.
The blade is Japanese steel called Ao II Ko (Blue II steel) on the blade edge, and the body of the blade is soft iron. It is Blue II Steel Hongasumi style.