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Which nakiri?

Sun Dec 16, 2012 10:26 am

I'm looking to purchase a right handed Aogami Super Steel nakiri. I like the Takeda, Moritaka and Konosuke. Any others I should add to this list?

Re: Which nakiri?

Sun Dec 16, 2012 4:18 pm

The Fujiyama Blue #2 Konosuke looks really awesome! The Tanaka Sekiso Damascus Blue #2 Nakiri should also perform well. I prefer the shape of the Takeda over the Moritaka; I like that little lift in the front and not having a sharp corner at the front of the Nakiri.

Re: Which nakiri?

Sun Dec 16, 2012 6:25 pm

Yeah, I I agree with Tim on the rounded bottom front over the square tip.

Takeda is what I'd get to fit the criteria you listed.

Re: Which nakiri?

Tue Dec 18, 2012 8:19 pm

Shosui makes a great Nakiri.

Re: Which nakiri?

Wed Dec 26, 2012 12:02 pm

I went for the Takeda and am very impressed with the knife. Out of the box its very sharp and handles well. It's a beautiful knife and I guess now I need to learn how to sharpen it to its full potential. Thank you all for the good advice.
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