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R2 Damascus

Light, nimble and well balanced the knives in the R2 collection are some of Shigeki Tanaka's most beautiful creations.

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.

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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.

What you get

The knife comes in a traditional kiri wood presentation box which is perfect for storage if you don't yet have a knife rack or block which also makes for a wonderful gift box.

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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