Shigeki Tanaka - R2 Damascus

The R2 collection from master blacksmith Shigeki Tanaka is a super example of his attention to craft and detail and the edge retention of the R2 steel is top notch.

Why buy this range

Excellent edge retention on the R2 steel combined with a beautiful 33 layered design make it a great performer with outstanding looks.

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.

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