YO-U: Wood handle Santoku Knife 165mm
Yaxell produces premium quality knives used by top chefs all over the world
Started in 1932, Yaxell is based in Seki city, Japan’s ‘sword capital’ with a history spanning over 7 centuries.
Applying the knowledge and technique of traditional sword making, Yaxell’s kitchen knives are handmade with the utmost precision.
The Wood Handle YO-U Santoku Knife 165mm features a three-layer stainless steel blade, with VG10 a ‘super stainless steel’ at its core. This blade is heated in a kiln at a very high temperature, ice-hardened and then tempered once again at high heat, which ensures the blade is extremely strong, durable and sharp. Its laminated wooden handle is water-resistant and shock-resistant and is designed for a comfortable grip.
Dimensions: Length 294 mm x Width 45 mm x Height 15 mm (11.5 x 1.7 x 0.6 in)
Blade length: 165mm (6.5 in)
Blade thickness: 2mm (0.07 in)
Weight: 163g (0.36 lb)
Material: Blade—stainless steel. Handle—wood, resin, rivets: stainless steel
Left and Right hand compatible
Made in Japan