This line of knives is made by a factory in Imabari city, Ehime Prefecture. They are made well. Great sharpness out of the box. The factory has been making knives for over 100 years.
Total Length - 358 mm ( 13.25 in.)
Weight-222 g (7.8 oz)
Edge Length-181 mm (7.1 in.)
Steel Type- Blue (Aogami) #2
Cladding- Soft Iron
Bevel- Double Bevel
Handle- Box Elder Burl, Maple Burl Custom Octagonal
Please do not cut frozen foods or bones with these knives.
Always wash with a cloth and warm soapy water and dry after use