Santoku knife 18cm Zanmai Ripple

  • Brands ZANMAI Mcusta
  • Product Code: TZ2-4003DR
  • Availability: In Stock

Inspired by the classic design that first came out of Japan, the 18cm Mcusta Zanmai Supreme Ripple Santoku knife has a thinner blade and flat bottom, making it ideal for cutting vegetables, fish, and meat. 
Similar to a classic chef’s knife in its utility, the Santoku knife is slightly shorter and lighter, making it a favorite amongst people who are new to cooking or prefer to use a chop or slice type cut.
The 18cm Mcusta Zanmai Supreme Ripple Santoku knife is an everyday knife you’ll love to use.

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The Mcusta Zanmai Supreme Ripple 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 (Tsuba) 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 32,2 cm
Blade length 18 cm
Blade width 28mm
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 169g
Handmade Semi
Warranty on materials and manufacturing defects Lifetime
Boxed Luxurius box