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Koutetsu R2 135mm Ko-Bunka

Regular price $210.00

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Kotetsu( Ironclad) knives are named after the first destroyer made by the Japanese navy. They all have a defining feature of a drop tip. Kotetsu is product of of Takayuki Shibata. Shibata-san has Kotetsu knives forged at Takefu knife village and does the sharpening himself. He is a incredible sharpener. These knives are some of the sharpest i have ever felt out of the box. 

"Art over beauty" 

These knives are incredibly thin with beautiful grinds and attention to detail. 

Length - 270 mm (10.6 in.)

Weight - 90 g (3.1 oz)

Edge Length - 142 mm (5.6 in.)

Heel Height - 40 mm

Steel Type - R2/SG2

HRC - 63-64

Cladding - Stainless

Bevel - Double Bevel

Handle - Octagonal

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

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