Shun Dual Core 7" Santoku Knife
Dual core construction; 71 alternating micro-layers of VG10 and VG2, high-carbon, high-chromium stainless steel extend all the way to the edge
Layers are welded together and fold-forged to give a finer grain to the steel and to create the herringbone pattern that allows the layers to alternate along the cutting edge
Traditional Japanese ebony PakkaWood octagon-shaped handle provide a comfortable and secure grip
Etched laminations in the blade reduce drag, helping food release from the blade and gliding through each cut quickly and easily
The hand-sharpened 16° double-bevel blade (on each side) is light and thin; 60-61 Rockwell Hardness
Handcrafted in Seki, Japan with a limited lifetime warranty; includes wooden saya sheath
Item number: VG0021
- GJGeorge J.Verified BuyerI recommend this productWhat is your cooking skill level? IntermediateHas Owned Product For 1 – 3 MonthsUses Product DailyRated 5 out of 5 stars18 hours agoThe Shun
Pleasure to hold and use
- CVChris V.Verified BuyerI recommend this productWhat is your cooking skill level? ProfessionalWhat is your gender? MaleHow old are you? 25-34Rated 5 out of 5 stars2 years agoI love the multi core beautiful knife!
Well balanced and cuts very straight and easily.
It may not be as hard or sharp as pro sg2 core but it makes up for it in design, no doubt it's one of my favorites. You can even cut "rocking style" with ease.
No stains or rust of any kind. Even has a
- AAdventure43Verified BuyerI recommend this productWhat is your cooking skill level? AdvancedHow old are you? Over 65Rated 4 out of 5 stars2 years agoInteresting tool
I t looks good handlew well but a tad heavy for some
- GGarrettJVerified BuyerI recommend this productWhat is your gender? MaleHow old are you? 25-34Rated 4 out of 5 stars2 years agoHigh quality knife with amazing design
I purchased the Santoku since the Kiritsuke isn't available. It's an amazing knife, sharp, agile, perfect for a lot of tasks. There was a small chip in the handle, other than that its perfect.