Tojiro VG10 Hammered Paring knife has blade lenght 90 mm. The short and stout blade can get into all sorts of tight spaces, like cutting around bones, while it is also able to tackle the finest and most intricate garnish preparations. Weight of Tojiro VG10 Hammered Paring knife is 95 g. The blade is constructed from VG10 and a san mai sandwich of a soft stainless steel. VG10 Hammered is a new line of Tojiro knives. VG10 is the most favored of all stainless steels in Japanese knife making. It was developed by the Takefu Specialty Steels Company so it only makes sense that most of the local smiths employ it.