TESSHU Wa Petty Knife 180mm Blue II steel blade

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TESSHU Wa Petty Knife 180mm Blue II steel blade with Ho Octagonal Shaped handle

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TESSHU is our Japanese cooking knife brand name which is made by selected very skillful craftsmen in Sakai, Osaka.

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After the processes that video shows, there are many more processes to finish quenching and tempering processes. His forging speed is super fast that is very important skill to have great cutlery at HIzukuri (forging process). Mr. Kenichi Shiraki is very skillful blacksmith, and he makes before sharpening processes, and Mr. Kazumi Kawakita who is also very skillful sharpening specialist sharpens the blade.

Blade Length (from the tip from the heel); 7 1/4inch (180mm) Handle Length; 5 inch (125mm) Total Length; 12 1/4 inch (310mm) Knife weight is 3.0oz. The heel part of the spine width is 3.0mm (1/8 inch) wide. The width from the heel to the spine; 30mm HANDLE; Ho (magnolia) octagonal shaped water buffalo horn bolster BLADE; blue II Steel Blade with Sanmai Uchi (blue II steel is sandwiched by soft iron).