Yoshihiro White Steel #2, KUSP Chef's Santoku Black Forging Finish
This is a Yoshihiro KUSP Santoku, made of Yasuki White Steel #2(Shirogami) at the core of the blade, squeezed into traditional KUROUCHI(Black) Finish Steel(called "Warikomi" made by Awase method).
Kurouchi Finish is a type of finish where the black oxide surface formed by the quenching is partially left on the blade, emphasized on the partiality of the Knife.
Main photo images show "Octoganal"Handle type.
|Brand||(Goh Umanosuke) Yoshihiro 郷右馬允義弘|
|Blade type||Santoku (Multi Purpose Knife)/Double bevel|
|Blade material||Yasuki White Steel(Shirogami) #2|
|Handle Material||Japanese Magnolia Wood or Shitan Rosewood *See Variation|
|Handle Shape||D-shaped or Octagonal * See Variation|
|Bolster||Buffalo Horn(*Color may vary,due to natural products)|
*Definition of Blade Length:the Length from top edge of the blade to the end.
** This is made of Carbon Steel, not Stainless Steel. Please be sure to keep DRY after use or it may get rust.
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