The bunka is a great all rounder offering good height clearance and the flatter profile is ideal for those who push cut and the k-tip is ideal for more intricate work - a very versatile knife.
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- Blade Length: 182mm (Measurement of the cutting edge)
- Total Length: 321mm (Blade + Handle)
- Blade Thickness: 3.2mm (Measured level with heel)
- Blade Height: 46.2mm (Heel to spine)
- Total Weight: 153 grams
- Core Steel: Blue Steel #2
- Cladding Steel: Soft Iron
- Hardness: 62-63 (HRC)
- Handle Style: Japanese
- Handle Material: Octagonal teak with black buffalo bolster
- Left or Right handed: Either (Double Bevel)
Product SKU: 12102
Our aim is to measure and photograph all our products as accurately as possible but due to the handmade nature of many items, please be aware that there may be some variance in the measurements and that things such as blade and knife handle patterns can vary and presentation boxes may differ from those shown but we will always endeavour to provide the most accurate measurements, photos and descriptions of our products.
Some measurements such as HRC are provided by the manufacturer and should therefore be used as a guide.
Protection & care for this knife
These knives are made by a 3rd generation blacksmith for Hatsukokoro, due the blacksmith's other partnerships we can't list their name here .It's a blacksmith we're already familiar with and admire their work and skill gained from many years of knife making.