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Type 3 AS

The Kotetsu range of exclusive lightweight chef knives, hand-forged from Aogami Super Blue steel these are incredibly sharp!

Made from Super Blue steel the Type 3 AS is incredibly light and so sharp out of the box - a work of art from a master craftsman. Forged by Takumi Ikdea and designed and sharpened by Takayuki Shibata, one of the top knife sharpeners in Japan the Type 3 AS is another top quality range from his Koutetsu brand. 


Why buy this range

Super blue steel, incredibly light and so sharp out of the box - a work of art from a master craftsman.

What you get

Wrapped in the day's local newspaper and safely encased in a stylish black storage box with a red inlay and a small note from the blacksmiths explaining that this range is how they prize art and functionality; efficient cutting tools over ones that are simply beautiful. These are both.

Helping you find the perfect knife

Cutting Edge Knives is a small family run business based in Huddersfield, West Yorkshire. We love the history and craftsmanship that goes into making Japanese chef knives and the excitement and enjoyment you experience when using a truly sharp knife in the kitchen.

Since 2011 we've helped thousands of happy customers find the perfect knife for their cooking and hope to serve you soon.

Ally & James

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