Shigeki Tanaka is a young and passionate blacksmith, creating new knives and styles that are exciting the market. These knives offer an amazing level of craftsmanship and quality and have superb sharpness and durability.
This range is made from the superb Silver Steel No.3, with an HRC of 59 to 61, and shares pretty much the same retention and sharpness characteristics of to better known VG-10 steel. The blade is subtle in appearance with a dulled 'Nashiji' finish
Do not use the knife to chop hard materials such as bones or frozen items unless the knife is made for that specific purpose. Always ensure you keep your knife clean and dry, and sharpen it as required to prevent a dull edge.
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Please read our guidance pages below to help you make the right choice and make the most of the knives you choose: