Nakiri knife 165cm Zanmai Ripple

  • Brands ZANMAI Mcusta
  • Product Code: TZ2-4008DR
  • Availability: In Stock

The Mcusta Zanmai Supreme Ripple 165 mm Nakiri knife is a double bevel edged knife, lightweight, with thin blade profile, mainly used by cooks for quickly and efficiently chopping, slicing, and mincing vegetables and fruits.

Like all knives of the Ripple series, it is a breathtaking knife, lightweight despite its look, agile, with an extremely comfortable grip. 

A joy to work with and a beauty to look at.

The Mcusta Zanmai Supreme Ripple  ザンマイ シュープリーム 波目  knives are made from 33 layers of Damascus steel and feature a very tough high carbon VG-10 steel core inside.
The completely mirror-polished, very sharp and robust blades of the line have a damask grain and a hand-applied rippling technique in the upper area. 
The unique Ripple pattern is originally created by the Zanmai technology, which you may never find it in the world.The design represents ocean and shore line. It's associated with a Japanese traditional picture in the Edo era.

Like in every Mcusta Zanmai knife, the edge which can reach , is finished in Zanmai's perfect Hamaguri V-Cut form, making it incredibly sharp and the ideal structure to cut food effortlessly. 

The high-quality octagonal handle (Hokkaku shape) is made of red-black Pakka wood, it has an antibacterial ferrule made of stainless steel and a stainless steel pin surrounded by abalone (snail shell).

Visually, a real eye-catcher, from Seki Japan.

Knives from this series come packed in gift box.

Technical Specifications
Brand Mcusta Zanmai
Country of origin Seki, Japan
Overall length 30,7 cm
Blade length 165 mm
Blade thickness 2,29 mm
Damascus Yes
Number of layers 33
Alloy VG-10
Hardness 60±1 HRC
Total angle 24°
Sharpening angle 12°
Bevel Double 50/50 convex, hamaguri form
Handle material Red - Black Pakka Wood
Dishwasher safe No
Weight 201g
Handmade Semi
Warranty on materials and manufacturing defects Lifetime
Boxed Luxurius box