Kitaoka Shirogami #2 270mm Yanagiba

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Kitaoka-San is the 3rd generation to be awarded the Master Blacksmith award.  He works out of Takefu Knife Village. Kitaoka-San only makes tradition single bevel knives.  Born in 1950 he learned to make knives from his father and grandfather. His knives have great edge retention and are less brittle then many other knives.

Length - 416 mm (16.4 in.)

Weight - 174 g (6.2 oz)

Edge Length - 265 mm (10.3 in.)

Heel Height - 34 mm

Steel Type - Shirogami #2

HRC - 62-63

Cladding - Soft Iron

Bevel - Single Bevel

Handle - Ho Wood "D" Shaped

Please do not cut frozen foods or bones with these knives.

Always wash with a cloth and warm soapy water and dry after use 

If you have any questions feel free to contact us here
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Phone - 1-(716)-341-9597
Hours of Operation
Sunday - Closed
Monday - noon - 8pm
Tuesday - noon - 7pm
Wednesday - Appointment Only
Thursday - noon - 7pm
Friday - Closed
Saturday - 12pm - 5pm