Know as one of the best sharpeners in all of Japan and considered to be the best sharpener in all of Sakai. From Tosa with more then 25 years experience sharpening and finishing blades. He studied under Morihiro -San. Starting training at just 15 years old. Recently he has received a asteemed Omotenashi award for his high quality. The blades are all forged by Nakagawa-san apprentice to Kenichi Shiraki of Shiraki Hamono, known for making some of the best Honyaki and having incredible heat treat of Ginsan.