Migaki Wide Petty Knife - Petty - 4-1/8 in. (105mm) -- VG10 Stainless Steel
Product Description for Migaki Wide Petty Knife - Petty - 4-1/8 in. (105mm) -- VG10 Stainless Steel
Maker: Okeya (click to see more by this maker)
Item num: 96007
Blade length: 4.10 in.
Total length: 9.00 in.
Blade height (at heel): 1.50 in.
Blade thickness (near bolster): 0.08 in.
Blade thickness (at midpoint): 0.08 in.
Blade thickness (near tip): 0.08 in.
Item weight: 2.00 oz.
Shipment weight: 3.6 oz.
Blade: Migaki san mai blade formed from VG10 stainless steel surrounded by a stainless steel jigane, Hrc 60
Bolster: Molded plastic ferrule
Handle: Cherry wood
Description: Okeya knives are made by a multi generational family blacksmith shop run by Okeya-san and his son. Okeya-san's grandfather started the company making small, handy knives (kiridashi) for multi-purpose uses such as cutting, whittling, and some cooking utility knives. They plan to make knives for generations to come.
The wide petty is perfectly suited for fine-detailed tasks such as dicing, julienne, batonnet and brunoise. From mincing garlic and scallions to small chopping tasks, this is a great knife to grab. The wide profile allows the knife to be used over a cutting board with plenty of finger clearance, while the short blade makes this knife easy to control.
A central core of hard VG10 stainless steel is set between thin layers of stainless steel, resulting in a keen, long lasting edge with easy maintenance. The blade has a migaki (satin) finish.
The ambidextrous oval handle fits comfortably and securely in the hand. It is formed from cherry wood and is completed with a plastic ferrule.
This knife provides fantastic performance at an economy price.
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