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Shigeki Tanaka

Shigeki Tanaka VG10 Sakimaru Takohiki Japanese Chef Knife 270mm

$659.00 USD
Tanaka-VG10-ST270

Shigeki Tanaka

Young skilled craftsman from Miki, Hyogo. To see how he hammers the material into the shape of knives easily is an expansive spectacular. His passion for knife-making is as hot as heated iron. Shigeki Tanaka has gained his knife-making skill through training in Takefu, Fukui. He has been creating many works with his own brand “Shigeki-saku” mainly. With his craftsmanship and radical design, his knives are beloved by people all over the world.

Specifications:
Knife Type: Sakimaru Takohiki
Steel Type: VG10 (Stain resistant steel)
HRC: 60-62
Blade Type: Single edged blade
Blade Length: 270mm (10.6")
Blade Height: 30mm (1.2")
Blade Thickness: 3mm
Handle Material: Walnut Handle
Ferrule Material: Pakka wood
Handle Length: 138mm (5.4")
Weight: 210g (7.4 ounces)

Use & Care
- Do not attempt to cut, hit or chop frozen products or bones. The blade can chip or break.
- Hand wash with warm water and towel dry.
- Use a sharpening stone to maintain the sharpness of the blade.
There is NO sheath cover suitable for this knife!

 
-- Master Shigeki Tanaka making a Japanese knife --