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Shun Blue Steel Knife Care Kit

  • Protect your special blue steel blades with this unique and special knife care kit
  • Kit includes: 2-oz food-grade knife oil, rust removal boards, polishing boards, uchiko powder ball, polishing cloths, and instructions for use
  • Proper maintenance is very important with blue carbon steel blades
  • Please follow instructions carefully to avoid damaging cutlery

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Regular Price: $31.00
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Shun Blue Steel Knife Care Kit


Although the blades of Shun's Blue Steel collection aren't made entirely of "blue" carbon steel, they still require some extra maintenance to keep knives free from oxidation. The Shun Blue Steel Knife Care Kit gives you all the tools you need to keep these knives clean. This care kit includes 2 oz food-grade knife oil, rust removal boards, polishing boards, uchiko powder ball, Shun polishing cloths, and user instructions. Proper maintenance is very important in keeping blue carbon steel cutlery looking and performing its best. Please follow the user instructions to avoid damaging cutlery. Shun item number DM0625.

Shun Blue Steel Care Kit Includes

  • 2 oz food-grade knife oil
  • Rust removal & polishing boards
  • Uchiko powder ball
  • Shun polishing cloths
  • User instructions

Shun Technology Highlights

  • 16° Angle: Blade is sharpened to 16°; double beveled blade. Ensures food is cut properly and precisely; no torn or bruised food so ingredients retain flavor and freshness.
  • PakkaWood® Handles: Resin-impregnated natural hardwood; waterproof, durable, comfortable; won’t harbor bacteria.
  • Awards: Blade Magazine’s Blade Show Kitchen Knife of the Year winner (2003 - Classic 8” Santoku, 2005 – Ken Onion 8” Chef’s, 2006 – Elite 10” Chef’s, 2007 – Kaji, 2008 – Shun Classic Line, 2010 Premier Line, 2011 – Fuji Line). Shun has won many more industry awards for beauty, performance, and innovation.
  • Complimentary lifetime sharpening service (you ship, they sharpen)
  • Designer: Chris Cosentino
  • NSF Certified
  • Lifetime warranty
Shun Blue Steel Knives

Shun Blue Steel Features

The newest line of high-end cutlery from Shun, the Blue Steel collection, was developed with the help of award-winning chef, Chris Cosentino. These knives were made using san mai construction, which consists of a "blue" carbon steel core interposed between two layers of shiny, polished stainless steel. The core has a 61 Rockwell Hardness rating, which provides incredible sharpness and edge retention. These knives have all the benefits of carbon steel without the hassles of maintenance usually associated with carbon steel knives. The Blue Steel knives feature knife blade shapes that excel at preparing or cutting proteins. Chef Cosentino is known for his work with proteins. Each knife blade displays a shiny, mirror polished stainless steel finish accented by a gray PakkaWood handle. Shun Blue Steel knives make great additions to the kitchens of professional and home cooks alike. Made in Japan.
About Shun

About Shun

Shun in Japanese actually translates to “at the peak of perfection,” and no words could better describe this outstanding company. Renowned for their traditional knife making style and aesthetic design, the highly skilled artisans at the Kai Corporation (the parent company of Shun) have been making blades of the highest quality in homage of the legendary sword smiths of Seki, Japan for over 100 years. Each and every knife is handmade, from beginning to end, requiring at least 100 meticulous steps along the way. It is out of this respect and admiration towards their ancestors, coupled with advanced technology and materials, that drives Shun to produce works of art that also happen to be razor-sharp knives.

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