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.
His new line Senko is highly wear resistant and has great edge retention. Add in one of our custom handles and you have a real stunner.
Length - 370 mm (14.5 in.)
Weight - 162 g (5.7 oz)
Edge Length - 213 mm (8.3 in.)
Heel Height - 47 mm
Steel Type - SG2/R2
HRC - 63- 64
Cladding - Stainless
Bevel - Double
Handle - Box Elder Burl, 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