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Hitohira Kikuchiyo Manzo White #3 Yanagiba 300mm Walnut Handle (Saya)

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$265.18 USD
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What kind of knife is this?

The traditional Japanese slicer. The king of knives and ofter referred to as ’Sushi knife’ it is used for slicing boneless protein. More specific and less versatile compared to the Sujihiki, the performance of the properly sharpened Yanagiba will yield much higher quality results due to their geometry and sharpness. Characteristics in steel are pronounced in single bevel knives and different sharpeners make for much variety, please contact us directly if you need help in finding the right knife. 

Detailed Spec

Brand: Hitohira ひとひら (一片)
Smith: Kikuchiyo 菊千代
Producing Area: Sakai-Osaka/ Japan
Profile: Yanagiba
Size: 300mm
Steel Type: Carbon Steel
Steel: Yasuki White (Shirogami) #3, Soft Iron Clad
Handle: Walnut & Pakka Ferrule Octagonal
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Total Length: 450mm
Edge Length: 290mm
Handle to Tip Length: 304mm
Blade Height: 35mm
Thickness: 4.5mm
Handle Length: 142mm
Weight: 253g
Hand Orientation: Right-Handed
Sharpener: Manzo
Update: December 20, 2021