HINODE SHIROGAMI 2 KUROUCHI HAMMERED SUJIHIKI / CARVING KNIFE 270MM
Forged in Sanjo, Nigata prefecture by Mutsumi Hinoura. The Hinoura family are renowned for their craftsmanship and Mutsumi Hinoura certainly does not disappoint with this attractive Carving knife. Made from shirogami 2 clad in soft iron with a stepped grind, this classic construction is ideal for the sharpening enthusiast as it facilitates easy thinning. The deep tsuchime finish and the accent on the tip are nice design features adding personality to this series. This series is thin behind the edge with a nice kasumi finish with really bright hagane. An excellent cutter with a good standard of fit and finish.
* Please note: Due to the thinness of the Shirogami carbon steel blade extreme care must be taken when using this knife.
Edge Angle: Double Bevel
Blade Length: 270mm
Total Length: 425mm
Blade Material: Shirogami 2/ White 2 High Carbon Steel
Handle Material: Magnolia Wood/ Buffalo Bolster (Bolster colour varies and not match the one pictured)
Saya/Sheath: Not included
Rust Resistant: NO
* Please dry thoroughly to avoid rust!!