Fujiwara Kanefusa FKM Knife is a basic utilitarian knife that is made from AUS-8 Molybdenum Vanadium stainless steel - A popular Japanese stainless steel with good cutting performance, rust resistance and ease of re-sharpening.
This knife has comfortable black pakkawood handles and a stainless steel bolster, which provides good blade balance and a fine grip.
We recommend Fujiwara FKM knife to first-time buyers of Japanese knives because of their reliable quality and affordable pricing. Fujiwara FKM knife has good strength, cutting performance and ease of maintenance, which are some of most important features for first-time users of Japanese knives.
The long, narrow, graceful blade of the Danbiki is designed for right hand use and particularly useful for slicing fishes and preparing sashimi. It is also good for trimming away sinew and fat from meat, finely slicing meat or boneless fish, or for filleting and skinning fish. The long blade allows the meat or fish to be cut in one single drawing motion, from heel to tip.
Knife Model: Fujiwara Kanefusa FKM Series Danbiki (Yanagiba Style Sujihiki)
Blade Material: AUS-8 Molybdenum Vanadium Stainless Steel
Rockwell Hardness (HRc): 57 to 58
Blade Grind and Edge Shape: Single Bevel Edge
Handle Material: Black Pakka Wood Handle with Stainless Steel Bolster
Saya Included: No.
Danbiki 240mm (9.4")
Cutting edge length: 240mm
Total Length: 365mm
Blade Thickness: 2.2mm
Blade Width: 34mm
Handle Length: 115mm
Total Weight: 157g
Danbiki 270mm (10.6")
Cutting edge length: 270mm
Total Length: 395mm
Blade Thickness: 2.4mm
Blade Width: 40mm
Handle Length: 115mm
Total Weight: 191g
Sorry. This knife is not available for left handed version.
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This is the Stainless steel blade kitchen knife which has good rust resistance for easy maintenance. However even stainless steel blade kitchen knife has rust situation if you leave it with wet condition.
I am a professional chef of 25 years and this knife for the price was one of a kind. I use it for sashimi and it is sharp as a razor blade.
Compared to the prices, it's very good and more thicker. It will be better for cutting as well.
Nice and thin considering it's single bevel And decent handle but can be improved, sharpness out of the box is not great but sharp enough to use