The blade of Seki Kanetsugu Pro-M 7004 chef knife is made of Molybdenum alloy high carbon stainless steel with traditional "Hamaguri ba" (Convex edge grind), the edge that made Japanese swords famous, for an outstanding sharpness and durability, and yet easy to resharpen. It is heat treated and then Sub Zero quenched. which refrigerates the blade to 70 degrees for longer edge retention and strength to brittleness and chipping.pro m handle1.jpg
Since introducing the Kanetsugu Pro M series two years ago, Seki Kanetsugu has received a positive reputation for their unique Round Shape of Black Pakka wood handle for comfortable grip, well balanced and practical shape. You might have not been familiar with this shape of the handle and the blade edge (Convex edge). Mr. Kawamura (President of Kanetsugu company) has spent numerous times to research and study to produce the best performance chef knives.
Recomeneded for both - Home Chefs to Pro Chefs who demand extra sharpness and cutting performance for the sophisticated cooking life.