FUJISHITA KUROUCHI / BLACK FORGED SANTOKU KNIFE 165MM
Santoku knife is a general purpose knife.
He has been awarded the Medal with Yellow Ribbon, the highest medal given to outstanding artisans, by the Japanese government.
He is an expert in forging and heat treating carbon steel, he practices a unique forging method called Nimai Hiroge where two blades are placed
on top of each other and hammer beaten at the same time.
Please note: Due to the thinness of the Aogami carbon steel blade extreme care must be taken when using this knife.
* Please dry thoroughly to avoid rust!!
Edge Angle: Double-edged
Blade Length: 165mm
Total Length: 290mm
Steel: Blue Steel 1 / Aogami 1
Handle : Maru-Eh(Oval) Magnolia/Red Pakka
Saya/ Sheath: Not included
Ferrule Corrosion Resistance: Fully Reactive