Brand : Zenpou
Zenpou Hitachi Metal's steel series factory is located in Kochi prefecture (southern part of Japan). Here, craftsmen make the kitchen knives using only the highest quality steel such as Aogami(blue) super steel and Gingami(silver)#3 steel. If you want the best sharpness, Aogami(Blue) Super steel Knives ares recommended. If you want it not to rust, Gingami(silver)#3 steel knives are recommended.
Material : Gingami#3 steel
Gingami3 is the best stainless steel from Hitachi metals. The hardness of Gingami3 is almost the same as steel VG10 (HRC = 61). And can feel strong sharpness as carbon steel. Also it can sharpen with the stone easier than VG10. that's why many demanding chefs want Gingami3 steel knife. If you want very sharp knife like carbon steel, but if you do not want it to rust, the Gingami3 steel knife is recommended. Although Gingami#3 steel is stainless steel, it has properties close to carbon steel.
Type of knife : Santoku
Santoku is a versatile kitchen knife that can cut meat, fish and vegetables. It is the most used kitchen knife in Japan, and it is also the most exported Japanese knife to the Western market. It is easy to handle because it does not have a long blade like a Gyuto knife or Slicer.
- Brand : Zeu pou
- Length : Blade 165mm(6.5inch) , Total Length 305mm(12inch)
- Weight : 120g(4.23oz)
- Blade : Gingami3 steel
- Hardness : HRC 61
- Handle : Octagonal Walnut Wood Handle
- For : Right-handed users and Left-handed users
- Keep clean and dry after use.
- Do not use for any frozen foods or bones.
- Not recommend to clean in dishwasher.
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