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Mukimono Type Japanese Kitchen Knife Definition

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Mukimono ( むき物)
- Basically a paring knife. Blade geometry is similar to that of a Hishigata Usuba. Thinner and smaller. Mainly for decorative food carving. Also called Kenmuki.


  • Typically a Single Grind knife.
  • Common Blade Length - 180mm(7.09")
  • Blade Length Range - 75-210mm(2.95-8.27")

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