ibuki tanzo blank blade forged blue #1 steel Kasumi Takobiki Thin maru sashimi knife 215mm
This is an especially sharp and high class hardness Japanese knife blade, using core blade blue-1 steel from Yasuki hagane, which is reputed to be the top grade of steel for knives. Very thin and light weight blade finish.
The knife is double edged blade version of the single edged Takobiki- Sashimi knife famously used for preparing sushi, sliced a fish, also serves as regular Sujihiki knives.
-- Item detail -- approx size and weight
Takobiki sashimi double edged knife
Blade length 215mm, Total length 325mm,Blade width 18to 22mm, Blade thickness 1.0 to 1.8mm,
Tang length 100mm, Tang width 9mm, Tang thickness 2.5 mm, 58g
-- Material --
*Blade: Blue 1 steel, base:soft iron, double edged *heat treated and Sharp edged blade
*Black smith, Tadayoshi Tokaji
*Construction: San Mai, hand-forged in the traditional way
Note: Kasumi Polished finish blade has some slight scratch line on the blade. and there are some tiny rust and crack on tang part, it's not defective.
*approx size and weight
A brand new, Made in Japan
*Price is include a knife