The superb quality and finishing of this knife show the mastery of Satoshi-san's knife making skills and it's one you'll look forward to using every time.
This Hatsukokoro collaboration features a stunning octagonal maplewood handle with a striking dark grey coloured ferrule and heel and includes a friction fit maplewood saya designed specifically to match the blade and handle colour scheme with a matching colour accent on the tip and spine of the saya.
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- Blade Length: 234mm (Measurement of the cutting edge)
- Total Length: 390mm (Blade + Handle)
- Blade Thickness: 2.97mm (Measured level with heel)
- Blade Height: 49.7mm (Heel to spine)
- Total Weight: 197 grams
- Core Steel: Silver 3
- Cladding Steel: Stainless
- Hardness: 62-63 (HRC)
- Handle Style: Japanese
- Handle Material: Various materials and colours available
- Left or Right handed: Either (Double Bevel)
Product SKU: NAKA-008
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Some measurements such as HRC are provided by the manufacturer and should therefore be used as a guide.
Protection & care for this knife
Satoshi-san is a highly skilled blacksmith who trained and worked under master Kenichi Shiraki until his retirement at which point he took up the reins closing Shiraki knives and starting a new chapter.