Wooden Saya is one of the most common tool and the best method for protecting the blade and storing the knife, when not in use and to go.
The Saya is made of Magnolia wood which has good resistance for water and shrinkage.
Each Wooden Saya is carefully hand crafted to fit with each blade, and comes with Black Pakka wood pin for tightening the blade and wooden saya.
Our Wooden Saya of Sujihiki 240mm is Suitable for: Hattori FH-12. KAGAYAKI KG-9, KV-9, KC-8. Masamoto VG-5424, ST-5424, HC-5424, CT-5424. Misono No.521, No.528, No.821, No.121. Hiromoto TJ-95G3. Kanetsugu PM-9, PS-9. Glestain 724TSK. Fujiwara Kanefusa FKM No.5, FKS No.28, FKH-9, Gekko GE-6M, INAZUMA IN-6.
Important Information when you purchase the wooden saya
As you know each Maker’s knife has different dimensions. For example, Hattori’s Gyuto 210m and Misono’s Gyuto 210mm have different blade spine thickness, blade width, dimension even they are same blade type and same length of blade. Because of these slight differences, there might be a possibility that the wooden saya does not fit well with your knife. (Especially most of traditional hammer forged knives have thicker blade spine around the bolster)
Each Wooden Saya is thoroughly hand crafted, so it may vary in size, thickness and interior space. Since it is usually custom made to fit with each knife blade provided, there might be a possibility that the existing Saya you purchase does not fit well with your knife.
In order to avoid this problem, we strongly recommend you to buy the Saya with a knife for the pre-fitting and necessary adjustment.
We regret that our current regular shipping methods (DHL, Fedex and EMS International shipping) have high shipping fees, so we are unfortunately unable to accept orders for relatively low-cost accessory items, such as Wooden Saya, on their own. Additionally, due to the COVID-19 situation, Japan Post is not currently allowing customers to use their cost-effective international shipping method, “Postal Small Packet Air Mail shipping method”.
We apologize sincerely for the inconvenience caused by this international shipping situation. To save on shipping costs, please purchase your Saya and accessory items along with a knife / knives, so they can be shipped together.
Keep the knife safe for storage as long as the pin is in place.
Nice to fit my knife
I bought this saya with my sujihiki and it was a great decision, it fits perfectly and is finely crafted. Shipped quickly with my knife… I kind of wish I had bought all my knives from here with sayas.
Awesome service as always, shipping from Japan to TN was 3 days. Highly recommend ordering knives and other supplies from Japanesechefsknife.com only regret is I can't shop here in person.
Good quality and fast shipping