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Yoshihiro nashiji ginsan 165mm santoku
Yoshihiro nashiji ginsan 165mm santoku
Yoshihiro nashiji ginsan 165mm santoku
Yoshihiro nashiji ginsan 165mm santoku
Yoshihiro nashiji ginsan 165mm santoku
Yoshihiro nashiji ginsan 165mm santoku
Yoshihiro nashiji ginsan 165mm santoku
Yoshihiro nashiji ginsan 165mm santoku

Yoshihiro nashiji ginsan 165mm santoku

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Yoshihiro is a brand by Yamawaki Cutlery Mfg. Co. Ltd.---one of the biggest knifemakers in Sakai, Japan. The cutlery ("hamono") was established in 1945 and has been providing high-quality knives for home and professional use.

Some of the well-known blacksmiths working with them are Genkai Masakuni, Kenji Togashi, and Yoshikazu Ikeda.

Yamawaki hamono is a certified "Sakai Wazashu". It is a certification by the Sakai Chamber of Commerce and Industry granted to excellent Sakai companies that preserve traditional techniques. There are only four hamono in Sakai with this certification.

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Brand/ maker: Yoshihiro
Location: Sakai, Japan
Knife type: santoku
Finish: nashiji
(with magnolia saya and ebony pin)

Construction type: sanmai | stainless clad
Steel category: stainless
Core steel: Hitachi Ginsan (Silver#3)

Total length: 314mm
Blade length: 166mm
Blade height at heel: 47.2mm
Spine thickness at handle: 1.9mm
Spine thickness at heel: 1.8mm
Spine thickness at middle: 1.7mm
Spine thickness 1cm from the tip: 1.2mm
Weight: 141g

Edge/bevel: 50:50
Handle: octagonal walnut
Hand orientation: ambidextrous


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