Dragon by Yaxell Japan 8.5" Nakiri Knife, Micarta Handles - DRGN-FUSI-0850
CWDRGNFUSI0850: Dragon 8.5" Nakiri Knife
Dragon by Yaxell Japan
If you appreciate a well built tactical knife, you should really check out these Dragon kitchen knives by Yaxell Japan.
These Japanese handcrafted Dragon kitchen knives feature nitrogen steel that has a Rockwell rating of 63. The steel allows the knife to take the famous Japanese edge, but also gives you the legendary German strength. No chipping or defects!
Ideal for chopping piles of herbs, vegetables or boneless meats with a larger, deeper blade. For everyday functions requiring precision slicing and straight cuts. Perfect for the home cook, this knife will be used daily, quickly becoming a favorite in the kitchen. Ideal for fruits, vegetables and boneless meats.
The Dragon Series of knives are handcrafted in Seki, Japan by Yaxell, one of the leading knife manufacturers since 1932.The blades are constructed of one-piece High-Grade American BD1N Nitrogen Steel by Carpenter Technologies, hardened to HRC63. The handles are constructed of highly heat-resistant, FDA approved, non-shrink Micarta, with stainless steel rivets and bolsters. These extremely sharp and durable knives are the perfect blend of Japanese Craftsmanship and advanced American steel and technology.
The company was founded in 1932. Headquarters are located in Seki, the knife capital of Japan. With two factories, one in Japan, and one in China, the company employs a total of 220 people. Yaxell's products are sold in 30 countries, and are used internationally by many top chefs. Rated #1 by the German "Test Magazine", Yaxell uses an exclusive tempering and hardening process, which results in a finer and longer lasting edge.
- Manufacturer Part Number: DRGN-FUSI-0850
- Steel: BD1N Nitrogen Steel
- Handle: Black Micarta
- Blade length: 8.5"
- Handcrafted in Japan
The exotic steel Capital of the World, Japan produces and innovates some of the best products, from pocket to kitchen knives and everything in between.
Micarta is a compressed layered composite sealed within a thermosetting plastic which creates a strong, attractive material that is impervious to water.