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 Fujin line is made from VG10. Extremely beautiful Tsuchime Suminagashi finish. The Fujin line is a crowd favorite for its visual appeal and performance.
Length - 320 mm (12.6 in.)
Weight - 140 g (4.9 oz)
Edge Length - 170 mm (6.6 in.)
Heel Height - 47 mm
Steel Type - VG10
HRC - 60- 61
Cladding - Stainless
Bevel - Double
Handle - Curly Maple, Maple Burl Custom Octagonal
(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