- Feb 13, 2020
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Funny you should ask, I was thinking the same and just came from the kitchen -Btw what are the dimensions of yours?
Super nice handle and saya. Congrats.Got my hands on a takeda AS finally, the original owner had it made 10 yrs ago and it only saw home use since. I Sent it over to @eastasiaknifeimports on Instagram and had him do a two tone handle/saya/pin. All Katalox. Knife is 172gs, a hair under 230mm, balance point is at the pinch. This knife is the
Can’t wait to hear your perspectives on the two (Mazaki and Toyama).270 Toyoma SS clad doing a compare/contrast with a similar Mazak and selling the loser(I think I already know which one it is)
The tip is super-thin - good for shallots, but my tip touched the faucet while cleaning, ever so gently, and it got bent. I could straighten it with my fingers. Not surprised that yours broke off during rough travel
Been there, I fix it before and I also thin out the front part of the knife.