Itinomonn Our new line of Kitchen Knives from Sanjo, Niigata
As always fully handmade and made one by one of a Young, new generation blacksmith from Sanjo
This one i ordered when i last time viseted Japan
I liked the shape and bueteful damascus pattern on thise knives
Tip is very usseful and the steel take amazing sharp edge and at same time strong !
Grind on thise knives is also amazing with nice shinogi line and convex edge
Fit and finish is much better then other Itinomonn knives that i cary spine is very well polished and choil is rounded to Shigefusa level !
Handle is made out of Japanese Tamamoku Cedar, Very rare and hard to get wood now
Steel: V2 (can rust !!! )
Handle: Tamamoku Cedar
Handle Length- 110mm
Handle Width- 28mm
Handle to Tip Length- 240mm
Hell to Tip Length- 125mm
Blade Height at Heel- 35mm
Width of Spine at Handle- 4,8mm
Width of Spine Above Heel- 4,6mm
Width of Spine at Middle- 3,9 mm
Width of Spine 1cm from the tip- 2mm
All knives JNS cary is handmade and made one by one, so they can vary in size and thickness. Unevenness in finish can occur.