Yoshihiro Blue Steel #2 Black Forging RGB Santoku 165 mm Blue Oak Handle
This is a Yoshihiro RGB Santoku 165 mm with Octagonal Blue Oak Handle, made of Yasuki Blue Steel #2(Aogami) at the core of the blade, squeezed into Black Forging Finish Steel(called "Warikomi" made by Awase method).
Black Forging 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.
|Brand||Goh Umanosuke Yoshihiro 郷右馬允義弘|
|Blade type||WA Santoku(Japanese Style Multi Purpose Knife)/Double bevel|
|Model||RGB(Rugged Black - Ver. Akatsuki)|
|Blade material||Yasuki Blue Steel #2 Black Forging Finish|
|Handle||Octagonal Handle (Japanese Oak) with Blue Lacqured Coating & Black Burned Treatment *See images|
|Remarks||*Kurouchi Finish is basically and traditionally on purpose of anti-rusting, not for design. Natural Black Surface may have some minor scratches, small cracks or discoloration,etc, in process of manufacturing. Please note there is no influence on blade quality.
**Wooden Saya Cover is not available for this model, as the shape or thickness of the blade wouldn't be fit with normal Saya Covers.
*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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