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Tani Blue #2 Damascus Yanagiba 270mm Sale
Tani Blue #2 Damascus Yanagiba 270mm Sale Tani Blue #2 Damascus Yanagiba 270mm SaleTani Blue #2 Damascus Yanagiba 270mm SaleTani Blue #2 Damascus Yanagiba 270mm Sale
Tani Blue #2 Damascus Yanagiba 270mm Sale Tani Blue #2 Damascus Yanagiba 270mm SaleTani Blue #2 Damascus Yanagiba 270mm SaleTani Blue #2 Damascus Yanagiba 270mm Sale

Tani Blue #2 Damascus Yanagiba 270mm Sale

Item #: Tani-270SH-EB
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We are pleased to be able to bring you some stunning new knives from second generation blacksmith Yuzou Tani. Mr. Tani is a smith who works in Sakai, Japan. He was born in 1962, and has been blacksmithing for 35 years. The shop bearing his family name was established 50 years ago by his father.

We really like smiths who do most of the work themselves and Tani-san not only makes all of his blades by hand but he also laminates the steel too. In the case of this stunning yanagiba, his steel of choice is the evergreen Aogami 2 high carbon steel. This particular alloy is favored by many blacksmiths and knife users, especially in the making of traditional yanagibas. The inner core is clad in a beautiful damascus iron which resembles bubble wrap. The single bevel blade is finished to the highest standards and features a lovely transition at the primary grind between the bubble wrap and the blade edge. All of the work is carried out by Tani-san himself. He is forging the hagane in the photo above.

The knife is finished with a nice rosewood octagonal handle with a black horn ferrule. It was installed by Tani san. This is a knife that is both art and science. A thing of beauty to behold and use.

  • Blacksmith: Yuzou Tani
  • Born: 1962
  • Location: Sakai, Japan
  • Construction: Hammer Forged, Single Bevel
  • Cladding: Damascus (reactive)
  • Edge Steel: Blue #2
  • HRC: 61-62
  • Weight: 7.1 ounces
  • Blade Length: 266mm
  • Blade Height: 35mm
  • Handle: Rosewood Octagonal
  • Ferrule: Black Buffalo Horn

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