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Hitohira Togashi Shirogami #1 Stainless Clad Kasumi Nakiri 180mm Ebony


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Brand: Hitohira ひとひら (一片)
Blacksmith: Togashi 富樫打刃物製作所
Production area: Sakai-Osaka/Japan
Profile: Nakiri
Size: 180 mm
Type of steel: carbon steel
Steel: Yasuki White (Shirogami) #1, mild stainless steel coating
Handle: ebene and buffalo horn octogenal ferrule
Total length: 318 mm
Edge length: 165 mm
Handle length at tip: 183 mm
Blade height: 55 mm
Thickness: 2 mm
Handle length: 135 mm
Weight: 226 g
Hand orientation: Ambidextrous
Sharpener: Kenya Togashi

Kenji Togashi is a legendary Sakai blacksmith and one of the few blacksmiths in Japan to have the skills to forge quality honyaki blades. Since the beginning of his career in 1966, Master Togashi has received numerous distinctions, he is renowned for mastering these skills of forge. Master Togashi makes blades in his own workshop in Sakai, with his three sons.