Yoshikane Shirogami #2 Honesuki 150mm Tagayasan

$250.00

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Description

Manufacturer: Yoshikane Hamono
Blacksmith: Kazuomi Yamamoto 吉金刃物
Production area: Sanjo/Japan
Profile: Honesuki
Size: 150 mm
Steel Type: Carbon Steel (Oxidisable)
Steel: Yasuki Shirogami #2, Soft Oxidisable Steel Covered
Handle: Tagayasan and Pakka Ring
Total length: 289 mm
Edge length: 142 mm
Handle length at tip: 155 mm
Blade height: 44 mm
Thickness: 4 mm
Handle length: 129 mm
Weight: 128g
Hand orientation: Right-handed
Duration: 62-63 HRC

 

Yoshikane Hamono is located in Sanjo, Niigata and founded in 1919. It is led by Kazuomi San who continues to excel and evolve in the manufacture of high quality kitchen knives. This series is forged in Shirogmi no.2 steel and coated with stainless steel. The technique used to polish and afiner the Jigane (Soft Steel) on this blade is exceptional. It will allow the blade a very good ability to hold its edge. This steel is also easier to sharpen and is a great choice to start your front with Japanese knives!

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