The Shun Kanso 6" Utility Knife is a slender, maneuverable jack of all trades that can be used for anything from stemming broccoli and trimming meats to slicing cheese and jointing chicken wings. The impressive Japanese AUS10A blade steel has the strength and hardness to hold its edge for a very long time. Shun's "heritage" finish is unique to the Kanso line and aside from hiding scratches well, it creates a rustic look that will continue to improve with age. Hand washing is required. All Shun Kanso knives are handcrafted in Seki, Japan and offered with a limited lifetime warranty. Measures 10.25" l x 1.25" w x .8" h.
Features of Shun Kanso 6" Utility Knife include:
Slender, maneuverable blade that excels at many on and off board uses
Forged from AUS10A?high-carbon, vanadium stainless steel
Heritage finish hides scratches and lends a rustic look
Hand-sharpened 16° double-bevel blade
Lightweight, strong and very sharp
Full, flat tang extends all the way through the handle