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Jiro Tsuchime Yo Petty 180mm Tagayasan Handle (#478)

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Description

What kind of knife is this?

Petty knives (Utilty) have a similar profile as the Gyuto but smaller, commonly ranging from 12 to 15cm. A shape most often used next to any larger all-purpose blade (gyuto & santoku) although there are many households where this is the go-to knife. Very suitable for the smaller cutting tasks such as cleaning, portioning and peeling fruits and vegetables and cleaning smaller cuts of meat or fish. 

Pairing knives are more used for in-hand tasks such as peeling, trimming, scoring and cleaning and fruit or vegetable. 

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Detailed Spec

Brand: Jiro かじや次郎
Smith: Jiro Nakagawa 中川 次郎
Producing Area: Nagano/ Japan
Profile: Petty
Size: 180mm
Steel Type: Carbon Steel
Steel: Yasuki White (Shirogami) #1, Soft Iron Clad
Handle: Tagayasan Western
Total Length: 305mm
Edge Length: 185mm
Handle to Tip Length: 187mm
Blade Height: 45mm
Thickness: 3.5mm
Handle Length: 120mm
Weight: 166g
Hand Orientation: Ambidextrous
Date of manufacture: May 2023