Yu Kurosaki is a relatively young blacksmith with very inventive designs and finishes. He uses alot of stainless cladding. He works in his own shop just outside of Takefu Knife Village.
The Aogami Super Fujin line has the same breath taking ascetics with high performance of AS steel. You cant go wrong with this knife if you cut fish or carve meat.
Length - 438 mm (17.3 in.)
Weight - 178 g (6.3 oz)
Edge Length - 270 mm (10.6 in.)
Heel Height - 41 mm
Steel Type - Aogami Super
HRC - 63- 65
Cladding - Stainless
Bevel - Double
Handle - Spalted Tamarind, Elm Burl Hybrid Custom Octagonal Wa Handle
(Custom handles often have inclusions or small imperfections. We make sure every handle is structurally sound before install. All of our handles are handcrafted)
Please do not cut frozen foods or bones with these knives.
Always wash with a cloth and warm soapy water and dry after use