Looking for a high-performing, stylish knife? Look no further than the Sakai Takayuki Homura Guren series kengata, yanagiba
Crafted from Blue #2 carbon steel and expertly forged by blacksmith Itsuo Doi, this knife features a hammered (Tsuchime) finish and a single bevel, right-hand grind for exceptional performance. The blade measures 285mm on the edge, with a thickness of 4.5mm at the heel.
The handle is made from Urushi lacquered oak with a burnt finish for a unique look, while the blade is finished with a Kurouchi to combat potential rust and patina.
The craftsmen of Sakai Takayuki carefully finish each knife, so you can be confident that it will perform right out of the box. Please note that a cover is not included with this knife.
Brand: Sakai Takayuki
Blacksmith: Doi san
Location: Sakai Japan
Construction: San Mai, Hammer Forged
Edge Steel: Blue #2
Finish: Tsuchime Kurouchi
Tip: Kengata Style
Handle: Urushi Oak Octagonal Burnt Finish
Actual Edge Length: 285mm
Blade Height: 38.7mm
Edge Grind: Single Bevel Traditional Right
Weight: 10.7oz / 304g