Koutetsu - Type 3 AS

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. 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.

Helping you find the perfect knives & accessories

Cutting Edge Knives is a family run business established in 2011 and based in the picturesque town of Holmfirth, West Yorkshire. We love the history and craftsmanship that goes into making Japanese chef knives and accessories and the excitement and enjoyment you experience when using a truly sharp knife in the kitchen.

Over many years we've helped thousands of happy customers find their dream knife and look forward to helping you too.

Ally & James

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