Fujimoto Nashiji Sujihiki 270mm

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About the shape - Sujihiki translates literally to 'Flesh Slicer' and it does exactly what the name suggests. It's perfect for carving and slicing roasts, turkey, raw meats, fish, and all other proteins. The extended blade length allows you to slice with one long stroke instead of sliding the knife back and forth in a sawing motion, and the reduced surface area prevents the blade from sticking to the meat. Clean slices of brisket or ultra thin applications like Carpaccio will become a breeze to execute.

A 270mm sujihiki is excellent for all home applications, slicing birds and smaller roasts.

About Fujimoto Nashiji - The Fujimoto Nashiji achieves a great balance in knife making; extremely high performance, along with minimal maintenance. The Aogami #2 (#2 blue Steel) carbon steel core of the blade has been clad (wrapped) in stainless steel. This allows you to get the performance of traditional high-carbon steel, but only the edge of the knife requires the extra attention and drying that carbon steel asks of you, not the whole knife. This type of construction is our favourite type of knife construction because it gives a long lasting edge and also easier maintenance than a full-carbon steel knife.

The finish on this line is called nashiji, named for its resemblance to the skin of an Asian pear. The scorched chestnut handles offer a classic rustic look, and the scorched finish on the wood lends durability to the handle.

Knife Shape Sujihiki
Blade Length 270mm
Blade Height 35mm
Weight 155g
Steel Type
#2 Aogami (Blue carbon) Steel clad with Stainless Steel
Rockwell Hardness 61:63
Edge/Bevel Double (50/50)
Handle Wa (Japanese) Handle, Oval burnt chestnut wood with plastic collar
Knife Line Fujimoto Nashiji

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