Mainly for cutting vegetables, they are for general house hold use.
Item Condition : Brand New
Brand : Kanetsune
Model : KC-500 series
Type : Nakiri Knife
Total length : 310mm (12.2")
Blade length : 165mm (6.5") (135mm (5.3"))
Blade width : 52mm (2.1")
Blade thickness : 1.9mm (0.08")
Net weight : About 130g
HRC : Around 60
Blade : White steel #2 / 21 Layers Damascus
Handle : Magnolia wood w / Plastic bolster
Beautiful Damascus blades made of 21 layers Damascus-patterned with White steel #2 cutting edge, which provides excellent edge retention, HRC 60 or more.
KC-500 series knives have same blades with KC-400 series.
The traditional D-shaped wooden handles are comfortable to cut well.
Carbon steel blades are sharp and retain their sharpness for a long time, but can easily rust.
Professional chefs and cooks prefer to carbon steel blades.
They are recommended for people looking for a sharp knife and who are willing to spend some extra time on maintenance.
Please make sure you wipe water out and store it.
Made in SEKI JAPAN