Keep your Sora knives sharp with this unique steel that features two surfaces to gently realign the cutting edge of your fine cutlery. The smooth side is for everyday honing and maintenance, while the micro-ribbed side is for weekly honing and touch ups. Handle angle makes it easy to hone knives to the correct 16° Shun angle. Use on a regular basis to maintain blade sharpness.
- Manufacturer: KAI Corporation
- Material: Stainless steel, polymer (POM)
- Care: Hand wash only
- Dimensions: 9" hone
- Warranty: 10-year warranty
- Made in Japan
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- Durable steel is stain resistant
- Patented hand guard protects hands and acts as a guide to provide the perfect 16° angle
KAI Corporation is a 99-year-old family-owned company located in Seki City, Japan. It is completely privately held, and is run by Mr. Koji Endo. He is the third generation to run the company. KAI is the major manufacturer and distributor of disposable razors, surgical tools, personal care products and housewares in Japan.
The Shun Housewares Division was started in December 2002. At that time, there were no established sales and only 13 items in the Shun Line. Today, the housewares team has built the division to its high position of prominence in the gourmet cutlery category.
KAI is also the owner of the famous US-made Kershaw pocket knives.
Spend $500 on Shun cutlery and receive a $50 Sur La Table gift card by mail.