Tojiro DP Cobalt Alloy 3Layers VG10 Steak Knife 120mm F-797
Type: Steak Knife
Blade Material: DP Cobalt Alloy Steel Clad Material
Core: Cobalt Alloy Steel (VG10)
Outside: 13 Chrome Stainless Steel
Blade Length: 120 mm ( 4.7'')
Total Length: 225 mm ( 8.8'')
Thicker portion of the blade: 1.5 mm
Weight: 75 g (2.6 oz)
Handle: Special Laminated Material
Item Number: F-797
Made in Japan
* Recently, the design has been renewed and the letters DP on the blade may have changed to VG10.
TOJIRO’s flagship model. VG10 as core steel, clad by 13-chrome stainless steel, it has achieved both professional sharpness and easy maintenance.
Reinforced laminated handle is very durable and tough, not easily deformed and strong against deterioration over time.
Metal bolster is very hygienic and prevents stain and dirt from being accumulated between blade and handle.
VG-10 is high-carbon stainless steel containing cobalt, hard and HRC is 60-61. The material is excellent sharpness and wear resistance. So used between professional recently. It is developed and made by Takefu Special Steel Co.,Ltd. It's Japanese company. If the entire blade is very hard, it is difficult to sharpen. If the edge is soft, it is dull, and sharpness fall immediately. So the hard material is used in the center only, the soft material is used in the side.
This series has been loved as standard articles for a long time. The edge made by skilled craftsmen provides you an amazing sharpness. Once you have, you will never part with it. The professional use and love this series.