Shigeki Tanaka Aurora VG-10 Damascus Petty 150mm Western Handle

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Shigeki Tanaka Aurora VG-10 Damascus Petty 150mm with Western Handle

Embrace the fusion of traditional artistry and modern performance with the Shigeki Tanaka Aurora VG-10 Damascus Petty Knife. Masterfully crafted in the heart of Miki city, Japan, this knife is a culinary masterpiece from a fourth-generation blacksmith renowned for his dedication to quality and innovation.

Culinary Excellence in Your Hands

  • Steel Quality: Premium VG-10 high-carbon stainless steel, celebrated for its durability and edge retention, ensuring a razor-sharp cutting experience.
  • Exquisite Finish: The Damascus, or suminagashi, finish presents a mesmerizing pattern reminiscent of flowing water, created through meticulous folding and layering of steel.
  • Ergonomic Handle: A sleek black pakkawood Western-style handle offers superior comfort and control, elegantly complementing the intricate blade pattern.
  • Precision Cutting: At 150mm in length, this petty knife is designed for those intricate tasks that require the utmost precision and care.
  • Crafted by: Shigeki Tanaka, a name synonymous with exemplary craftsmanship, harnessing techniques honed in Takefu knife village to produce knives of distinct caliber.

Product Details:

  • Blade Length: 150mm (5.9 inches) - Perfect for detailed kitchen tasks
  • Total Length: 265mm (10.4 inches) - Balanced for effortless handling
  • Weight: 100 grams - Lightweight for precision work
  • Edge: Double-edged (50/50 balanced) - Suitable for both left and right-handed users
  • Handle Material: Black pakkawood for a modern, clean look
  • Origin: Handmade with pride in Miki city, Japan

This is not just a knife; it's a testament to the 'Rising Sun' - a symbol of the dawn of unparalleled sharpness and quality in your culinary journey.

The Legacy of Shigeki Tanaka

Each stroke of the blade reflects a lineage of skill, as Shigeki Tanaka's knives are more than mere tools; they are the heritage of a craft perfected over generations, awaiting a place in the hands of those who value excellence above all else in their gastronomic pursuits.

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