About This Item
TESSHU Chef Knife 210mm SG2 High-Speed stainless steel blade with Snake Wood Handle Gyuto
Super Gold II (SG2) steel is high speed high carbon stainless steel made by Takefu Special Steel Co., Ltd.
It is normally used as drill bit or high speed tool bit or high quality high carbon stainless steel for cutlery steel, etc.
Takefu does not expose the detail of the steel composition, but it is one of high-end class steel for sure. TESSHU is our Japanese cooking knife brand name which is made by selected very skillful craftsmen in Sanjyo, Niigata.
It is western style handle on it, but it is used Sanmai-uchi which is soft iron (stainless) cladding core steel (SG2), so it is able to bring up higher HRC compared with mono steel blade. Handle is made by solid Snake Wood that I made it one by one. We will try to provide high quality selected knives with reasonable prices.
Blade Length from the tip to the heel; 8 1/2inch (210mm) Handle Length; 5 inch (117mm) Total Length; 13 5/8 inch (345mm) Knife weight is 5.2oz. The heel part of the spine width is 2.0mm (1/16 inch) wide. The width from the heel to the spine; 45mm HANDLE; solid snake wood with stainless metal ferrule BLADE; cladding core steel (SG2)