This is a series of high quality Kurouchi knives hammer forged by Mr. Itsuo Doi using Blue 2 steel. Unique but tried and tested profiles, hand hammered finishes, and convex grinds make these lookers as well as performers.
Brand: Sakai Takayuki
Blacksmith: Doi san
Location: Sakai Japan
Construction: San Mai, Hammer Forged
Edge Steel: Blue #2
Handle: Urushi Oak Octagonal Burnt Finish
Actual Edge Length: 165mm
Blade Height: 56mm (at front)
Edge Grind: Even 50/50
Weight: 8.4oz / 238g
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