Takamura Chromax Santoku Japanese knife
Steel: Chromax semi stainless at 63-64 HRC
Length: 170mm blade length
Height: 45mm blade height at the heel
Handle size: 110 mm
handle material : Black Pakka wood
The newest addition for Takamura knives.
Made from Chromax steel which is a semi stainless steel that has very good edge holding capacities and the knife comes screaming sharp out of the box.
This steel is comparable to white 2 steel for characteristics.
The blade has an attractive hammer finish pattern and the usual Takamura thinness behind the edge.
Light and nimble at 100g.
The blade is attached with a 1/2 tang and 2 stainless steel pins.