|Unique Damascus Pattern and hammer trace pattern
Iseya Damascus Steel Nakiri Knife
Brand : Iseya Knives
Product Code : Unique Damascus Pattern and hammer trace pattern
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Iseya Damascus Steel Nakiri Knife is hand-made with hammer from 33 layers of steel by the traditional Japanese technology of sword blades’ making. You can see the difference in the pattern, the upper side proudly demonstrates the hammer’s traces, each one is close to another but does not interfere. Only experienced professional achieves this beautiful blade-making technique. The lower side of the blade is polished seamlessly to cut through the vegetables in one stroke. Nakiri knives are designed especially for cutting vegetables, the word “nakiri” literally means “cutting vegetables”. Thin blade and the cutting edge going for full-cut at once allows to make beautiful cut even on delicate vegetables.
Iseya Damascus Steel Nakiri Knife features the blade with the core made from VG-10 steel, a golden standard of high-carbon stainless steel in Japan. It is enriched with molybdenum, vanadium and cobalt to make the steel superior hard and durable. That’s why Iseya Damascus Steel Nakiri Knife is so exceptionally sharp and needs to be re-sharpen less frequently than other professional chef knives. By the way, to sharpen this knife is easier than usual due to the softer sorts of the steel that cover the surface of the blade.
Iseya Knives is a professional chef knives brand by Seto Cutlery. Seto Cutlery was found in 1908 as the first company producing Western-style cutlery in Japan. The company is located in Seki city, a famous sword-making center with more than 800-years old blade-making traditions. Iseya Knives continue the most complicated traditional techniques of making knives.
Damascus pattern is unique for every single blade and cannot be repeated. The blade is two-side beveled, so it can be used both with left and right hand. The handle is made from a strengthen layers of cocobolo wood, it stands up well to repeated handling and exposure to water. The blade is rub-resistant and rustproof, Iseya Damascus Steel Nakiri Knife will serve you for a long, long time. We’re proud to present Iseya Damascus Steel Nakiri Knife directly from Japan in our shop.
Total length: 315 mm
Blade length: 180 mm
Weight: 170 g
Material: 33-layered Damascus Steel with VG-10 steel core, strengthen layered cocobolo for handle