Nakiri Stainless Clad Blue steel
Nakiri Stainless Clad Blue steel
Nakiri Stainless Clad Blue steel
Nakiri Stainless Clad Blue steel
Nakiri Stainless Clad Blue steel
Nakiri Stainless Clad Blue steel
Nakiri Stainless Clad Blue steel
Nakiri Stainless Clad Blue steel

Nakiri Stainless Clad Blue steel #2 Kurouchi Walnut Shitan Handle 165mm

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Regular price¥20,800
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Mainly used for vegetables with a flat, rectangular blade and a flat tip. Most user-friendly knife with its thin and wide light blade. Best for cutting Napa and cabbage into strips. Also suitable for peeling, rotary cutting, shaving, and making garnish.

Aogami No.2 (Hitachi Metals Ltd.) is made by adding Chromium and Tungsten / Wolfram to Shirogami No.2. This results in increased toughness and the production of hard carbide molecules which improve edge retention. Many knife users have noted that while Aogami No.2 is very similar to Shirogami No.2 in terms of edge sharpness, it has slightly superior edge retention.

Kurouchi Finish, the unprocessed (black) part on the top side of the blade has already developed a dark patina, which protects the blade and gives it a traditional Japanese look.

The edge is the carbon steel which is examined good carbon steel, forged and clad stainless. Since the side is stainless steel, it is hard to rust and it is sanitary.

Blade Material: Blue steel #2/Aogami No.2

Blade HRC: 61~63

Blade Finish: Kurouchi

Blade Type: Double-edged

Blade Length: 165mm

Blade Thinckness: 3mm

Weight: 170g

Handle: Walnut Shitan Handle

Origin: Miki City in Hyogo Prefecture

Availability Sheath: Yes(Choosing the fit sheath)

■Please do not use the knife in a twisting motion.
■Please use the correct knife when cutting bone, frozen or hard items.
■Please note that the images are of the sample products. Colour, weight, pattern and size can differ as each product is handmade.
■Please use a soft plastic or wooden cutting board to protect the blades edge.
■Please don't heat or cool rapidly as it may change the structure of the steel.
■Please don't hesitate to contact us for further enquiries.

Customer Reviews

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Louise F
Pretty good

Excellent profile and finish. Takes on an edge very well. Knife tapers down to the edge such that there is almost no wedging when making cuts.

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Jacob
Unexpected sharpness

I used this vegetable knife to cut the meat first, it is sharper than the other Japanese knives in my hands.

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Robert

Excellent quality with great edge retention. Love the quick delivery.

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Anwar

Everytime I use this knife it feels beautifully balanced and looks fantastic. Delivery of the item was fantastic, secure and swift.

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Fiona

great purchase. this really is an excellent quality knife.

Also Consider

Product Features

Handmade Forging

With the traditional forging process, the molecules of the iron material are finely tuned, leading to the completion of a "living kitchen knife" that breathes.

Durability

The process of heating and forging each material for mold making is repeated three or four times to quickly shape the blade and create durability before the carbon is released from the steel causing it to lose its original strength.

Sharpness

The blade is the most important factor in achieving the best possible sharpness. It is polished in our own blade factory to produce uncompromising sharpness.

Handle

The highest priority is placed on sturdiness, a sense of luxury, and a shape that is easy to grip and does not cause fatigue even after long hours of use.

Material SharpnessRust-resistantHardness
Sharpening
VG-10★★★★
★★★★★★★★★★★
Sliver steel #3★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★
White steel #1★★★★★★★★★★★★
White steel #2★★★★★★★★★★★
Blue steel #1★★★★★★★★★★★★★★
Blue steel #2★★★★★★★★★★★★★
Aogami Super★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★

WHY MUSASHI

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Not only is it the best Japanese knife,but also try to improve our product's quality based on consumer feedback.

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