[MINAMOTO-IZUMIMASA] Yanagiba hocho 240mm For home use [MIM150102]
Our Selling Price: 8,000JPY (not include VAT & TAX)
This kitchen knife is made by forge welding soft iron and White paper No.2 steel in traditional way. 240mm Yanagiba hocho is slightly smaller than the size which a professional Japanese cook uses. There is no problem in the case of cooking the general size. However, it is recommended 270mm or 300mm If you are cooking a large fish or cook in earnest. This is the best also for professional 2nd Yanagiba hocho.
This kitchen knife is making the body in a traditional way that is bonded to soft iron and steel. White paper No.2 steel is very hard, so you can cut well. Simply because it is a general manufacturing method, you will notice that the technical capabilities of MINAMOTO-IZUMIMASA is stand out.
It is edged many times in the manufacturing process, this knife is to remove the distortion many times. Blade straight, and even more attractive your food thoroughly.
What is "Haze Polish"? The haze is a border of soft iron and steel. It will appear by sharpen perfectly the body that has been forged in the forge welding and high technology. Haze Polish is a designation given to only the more technical and beautifully.
For example use a white steel material, these knives will have a performance very close to the kitchen knife for professional. However, finish is simplified sharpening and distortion removal compared with kitchen knife for professional. You can experience the performance of MINAMOTO-IZUMIMASA.
After receiving an order, in order to produce, it will be necessity about 15 days for longest to send.
How to sharpen your Yanagiba (Sashimi or sushi) chef knife on a whetstone.
|Product List of MINAMOTO-IZUMIMASA|
|Product name||Edge material||Base material||Finish||Handle material|
|Mirror and cherry||White paper steel No.2||Mirror Polish||Octagon / Ebony|
|All blue paper with mirror||Blue paper steel No.2||Mirror Polish||Octagon / Ebony|
|All white paper||White paper steel No.2||Hon-yaki Polish||Octagon / Magnolia|
|Blue paper 16 or 32 layer||Blue paper steel No.2||Soft iron & steel||Genuine Haze Polish||Octagon / Ebony|
|Blue paper foged||Blue paper steel No.2||Soft iron||Genuine Haze Polish||Octagon / Magnolia|
|White paper foged||White paper steel No.2||Soft iron||Genuine Haze Polish||Round / Magnolia|
|For home use
|White paper steel No.2||Soft iron||Haze Polish||Round / Magnolia|
|SAVIN||V10 GOLD (Stainless)||SUS440||Genuine Haze Polish||Octagon / Magnolia|
|Silver paper foged||Silver paper steel No.3
|Stainless||Genuine Haze Polish||Octagon / Magnolia|
About a maker, MINAMOTO-IZUMIMASA = Matsuo edges factory ( SAKAI, OSAKA pref )
The top of master name is Yoshiaki Matsuo (photo). His skills gained from long experience are used in high-grade products. Kyohei Matsuo and Tsubasa Matsuo are Yoshiaki's cousin. They are also masters of kitchen knife griding.
* MATSUO edges factory has still a repertoire of size and material. If you want another material or another size, please let me know your request.
The notes on use about Yanagiba hocho 240mm For home use [MINANMOTO-IZUMIMASA]
* Please do not twist.
* This kitchen knife has been optimized to work to slice raw fish. (Can be meat that contains no bone)
* It rusts for a steel part. Please wipe after use well.
* Please grind with a whetstone, if it becomes difficult to cut.
* If edged tool oil is applied, it will last long more.
|Producing district||Sakai, Japan [MINAMOTO-IZUMIMASA = MATSUO edges factory]|
|Full Length||about 380mm = 14.96 inch|
|Edge length||240mm = 9.45 inch|
|Edge material||White paper steel No.2|