This Santoku has a 7.5 inch (19 cm) blade and a total length of 12.6 inches (32 cm). The blade has been made from AEB-L stainless steel that has been hardened to HRC 62. The handle is made from stabilized Bubinga, pink G10, stabilized dyed green Big Leaf Maple, with white G10 liners and stainless steel pins.
This medium weight knife has been specially ground for food release and glide, but has been left slightly thicker for durability.
Please read the NORA Knife specific disclaimers on the "Meet the Bladesmiths" / "NORA Knives & Cutlery" page for proper care and maintenance of these extraordinary pieces of art.