SAKAI YOSHITAKA 95mm 3 3/4 inch White-2 Steel Kawamuki/Mentori Japanese Peeling Knife.
Optional Oak Saya.
This great little hand forged peeling knife was made by the Master from Sakai-City, Osaka. Very sharp, great edge and easy to sharpen. Suitable for all peeling work and can be use for left hand or right hand user. Mini version of a Kamagata Usuba.
Blade edge: Double bevel
Total length: 220mm
Blade length: 95mm
Blade height: 33mm
Spine thickness above heel: 3mm
Spine thickness in the centre: 2.7mm
Spine thickness 10mm from tip: 2.2mm
Core: White 2 steel (can rust)
Clad: Soft iron
Handle length: 113mm
Handle: Ho wood with plastic ferrule