ibuki wa handle custom knife making kit for beginners Ginsan Silver-3 petty 150mm
Let’s try to make a custom knife with a hand forged blade. To find a knife that perfectly fits your grip is to build it yourself. Please make your self custom knife making with this kit. .
This is a new touch Japanese knife, in which the material is Yasuki silver-3 steel, which is rust-resistant, using the same manufacturing processes as conventional Japanese knives. We recommended Japanese type knife, because which are high grade material and corrosion-resistant steel. Although the knife is small size, the blade is very hard and tough made of thickness silver-3, so you can use it for all-purpose kitchen knife and cutting fish as well as a small deba knife.
about wooden blank
Japanese natural Yama sakura wood is water-resistant, antibacterial material, good smell of tree and good hand touch wood.The hardest wood in Japan is Hardly warped, providing strength and resistance to aging, so it is used as expensive furniture and fountain pen.
-- Item detail -- approx size and weight
Blade length 150mm Single edged
Total length 215mm, Blade width 32mm, Blade thickness 2.8mm, Tang length 62mm, Tang width 10mm, 68g
-- Material --
Blade:Yasuki Silver-3 steel *heat treated and Sharp edged blade
(corrosion-resistant steel, single edge for right hand, good Urasuki finish ,fine edged by craftman)
*approx size and weight
A brand new, Made in Japan
*Price is include a knife and a wooden blank.
-- wood blank detail --
Material: Japanese Yama sakura wood *wood grain varies *natural wood, non coating
Size: Total length 145mm, width 25mm, thickness 20mm
*hole size: total length 55mm, width 11mm, thickness 2mm
*note:*As it's a natural wood so it has a tiny scratch.
Please adjust your self its shape perfectly fitting for your tang, as a hole of a wood is cut a tang shape.
This kit is need to be attach a blade to a handle by yourself. Need a epoxy resin or a bond. Please refer to following page.
How to attach a tang to a ready-made wa handle for biginners