Shun Kanso 7 Asian Utility Knife / Vegetable Cleaver
Shun Kanso 7 Asian Utility Knife / Vegetable Cleaver. A member of the stylish Shun Kanso line, this durable Asian utility knife is a beautiful multi-tasking bladefrom its sharp tip, which can be used to peel ginger, to its long, straight edge, perfect for portioning meat and processing quantities of vegetables for stir fry! Shun pronounced "shoon" in Japanese, is known as "at the peak of perfection". Kanso is a design principle based on Zen philosophy. It means simplicity, but simplicity that is achieved by eliminating the non-essential. In Kanso, we took away anything that doesnt matter and kept everything that does: high-performance steel, razor-sharp edge, perfect balance, and precision cutting control. The steel is Japanese AUS10Ahighly refined, high-carbon, vanadium stainless steel that takes a razor-sharp edge and holds it longer. Kanso's Heritage finish hides scratches and gives Kanso a rustic look that just improves with age. The handle is made of tagayasan wood, sometimes known as iron sword wood. The handle contouring enables an easy chef's grip. Full-tang construction provides strength, balance, and easy cutting control. Like all Shun knives, Kanso is sharpened to a 16° cutting angle each side to cut cleanly and help preserve foods freshness and best taste.
Use the back to tenderize meat. Use the tip and razor-sharp edge for everything from skinning fish to shaving vegetables. Once you use it, you'll find yourself reaching for this precision knife more and more often. Blade Construction: AUS10Ahigh-carbon, vanadium stainless steel.Full tang, provides strength & balance. Hand-sharpened 16° double-bevel blade (32° comprehensive). Heritage finish hides scratches, gives Kanso a rustic look that just improves with age. The item "Shun Kanso 7 Asian Utility Knife / Vegetable Cleaver" is in sale since Saturday, June 23, 2018.
- Blade Material: AUS10Ahigh-carbon, vanadium stainless steel
- Model: Kanso
- Country/Region of Manufacture: Japan
- Type: Utility Knife
- Brand: Shun
- MPN: SWT0767