Petty knife, Mono Aogami 2, polished finish - Sakai Takayuki
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Sakai Takayuki have a long and distinguished history of excellent knives. Using expertise that has been passed down generations, they have produced a superb range of knives. This petty is part of the Aoniko range.
SHAPE: Petty. The smallest knife in the collection and perfect for everyday slicing tasks.
STEEL: Aogami (blue paper) 2 steel. This is very similar to white paper steel but with tungsten and chromium added to it which helps with edge retention and slows down rusting. The steel has then been hardened to 62-63 Rockwell and wrapped in stainless steel to further ease maintenance.
HANDLE: Western shaped pakka wood handle
LENGTH: 120mm and 150mm
MAKER: Sakai Takayuki
BEST FOR: A beautifully made petty with an elegant handle.
SAUNDERS SAYS: "Definitely on my wish list."