Sakai Takayuki

Sakai Takayuki 33 Layer Damascus Wa-Gyutou 210mm (8.2")

Chef's Knife

Sakai Takayuki 33 layer VG10 Damascus

This beautiful line of layered steel knives are crafted out of a 33 layer folded Damascus steel with a VG10 core. VG10 steel is one of the best steels for kitchen knives due to its superior edge retention, sharpness and stain resistance. The layered Damascus steel is hand hammered to strengthen the blade, each knife is hand sharpened and fitted with a stylish Japanese Zelkova wood handle and mahogany bolster.


Handle material Zelkova Wood
Blade length 210 mm (8.2")
Thickness at spine 1.7 mm
Thickness at tip 0.7 mm
Hardness (Rockwell scale) 60
Bevel / Edge Double (50/50)

Use & Care

  • Handwash in warm water and towel dry
  • Do not cut frozen foods
  • Use a sharpening stone, not a honing steel, to re-sharpen your Japanese chef knives

Works Well With