Shirogami No.2 Sakimaru takohiki 270mm
*Please kindly note customs fees may be charged when you recieve your items.
Made in Sakai, Osaka
A knife for slicing sashimi from fish fillet. The long single bevel blade enables to slice fish fillet in one stroke without damaging the surface and creates a smooth texture. You slice by pulling the knife toward you as you cut. "Takohiki" is one of sashimi knives, used in Kanto region. Usual Takohiki knife has a rectangular blade though the tip of "Sakimaru" type is rounded.
Shirogami No.2 carbon steel has a good balance of retention of the edge and easiness to sharpen.
- NOT dishwasher safe
- To prevent rust, thoroughly wipe the knife after washing.
- Apply a thin layer of oil on the blade before storing to protect it from humidity and make it more rust resistant.
- Please read the instruction before usage.
- Type of engraving
"English alphabet (Cursive)"
Engrave your name or message in English alphabet. Font style is cursive only. We can engrave initials too. You can order by proceeding from "ENGRAVE". Please enter what you like to have engraved on the knife and add to cart after you check the preview.
Engrave your name or message in Kanji or Katakana. Font style cannot be changed. Please inquire from the link below "ENGRAVE" for engraving in Japanese. We cannot accept Japanese engraving without inquiring.
*There is a limit to the number of characters depending on the knife and place of engraving.
Blade (A) : Japanese Maximum 10 characters, English alphabet (Cursive) Maximum 20 characters
*Engraving knives will take time. Dispatching the items will be 7 days after your order.
*Engraving in Japanese will be ONLY in Kanji or Katakana. Please note we do not engrave in Hiragana.
*Please note all engraving will be done by hand and may be different from the preview.
-Size : Total Length 41.5cm, Blade length 26cm
-Weight : 260g
*The weight of knives can slightly vary.
-Knife type : Takohiki (Sashimi knife)
-Knife bevel : Single bevel (For right handed)
-Manufacturing process : Forged
-Blade material : Shirogami No.2 carbon steel
-Blade structure : Kasumi
-Handle material : Magnolia (Round)
Blade : Japanese and English
-Origin : Sakai city, Osaka
-Black smith : TANAKA UCHIHAMONO
-Sharpener : KAWAKITA HAMONO