Kaizen Ao Hakata 165mm
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Knife Style: Hakata
Steel Type: Carbon Steel
Blade Material: Aogami Blue #2
Blade Finish: Kurouchi
Blade Hardness: 62HRC (+/-1)
Handle: Octagonal Walnut
Bolster: Black Pakkawood
Blade Size: 165mm
Heel Height: 48mm
Spine Thickness: 3.6mm
Made in Japan by a 4th generation workshop established in Tosa completely by hand forged from Aogami Blue #2 Steel. The Kaizen Carbon Steel series is known to not only take a very sharp edge, but also to provide the user with an optimal cutting experience while keeping in mind the edge geometry and balance which both play a large role in the performance of a knife. To compliment this beautiful piece of art, the Kakushin Kanji can be found engraved on the side of the blade to demonstrate our long lasting relationship (革新).
With a slight spin towards a Hakata knife, it is typically known as a multiple-purpose knife similar to the popular Santoku but with a tip of a Kiritsuke. Great for dicing, slicing or mincing nearly any types of ingredients, this knife will quickly become your favorite go-to.
With all products in stock, we take the opportunity to ensure that your new knives are fully inspected, hand-sharpened and sharp tested on a Professional BESS Certified Sharpness Tester.
This guarantees that your knives are ready to work right out the box.
Shipped from Quebec, Canada within 1-2 business days (General holidays are excluded), you will receive a registered tracking number to follow the transition of your package via either Canada Post, USPS, FedEX or UPS all depending on your delivery area.
Average Delivery Estimates:
Canada: 3 - 5 days
USA: 5 -107 days
Provides faster delivery times usually estimated to 2 days.
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