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Sakai Takayuki Blue 2 Kurouchi Wa-Santoku: 170mm


Kurouchi is not a type of knife, but a traditional rough finish of the blade. Kurouchi knives maintain the black-blue finish that emerges during the forging process. This reduces production, but more importantly it makes the steel more corrosion resistant

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SKU: TAK-01172 Category:


Steel Type: Blue Steel No.2 (Carbon Steel, Rust Prone)
Blade Hardness: HRC 61-62
Blade Type: Double edged blade
Blade Length: 170mm (6.7″)
Blade Height: 44mm (1.7″)
Blade Thickness: 1.8mm (0.071″)
Ferrule Material: Pakka wood
Handle Material: Walnut
Handle Length: 134mm (5.3″)
Weight: 127g (4.5 ounces)