Yu Kurosaki SG2 Super Gold 2 Santoku Knife Senko Wenge
Blacksmith: Yu Kurosaki
Type: Santoku (Double Bevel)
Blade Material: Hammered(TSUCHIME) Super Gold 2 Clad Stainless Steel
Core: Super Gold 2 (Powder high-speed Stainless steel)
Blade Length: 165 mm
Total Length: 310 mm
Weight: approx 143 g (5 oz)
Blade Width: approx 48 mm
Thickness of Spine: approx max 2mm
Ferrule: Artificial Turquoise
Handle: Octagonal Wenge
Blacksmith Yu Kurosaki makes his knives in Echizen City. Knives in Echizen city are the Traditional Crafts designated by the Minister for Economy, Trade and Industry. His forged kitchen knives and forged Field knives are masterpieces. He has participated in a number of knife show so far, is the hot young craftsman of attention as the feature is organized magazines and TV.
This series is Senko means flash in Japanese. The feature of this series is the thin blade and light weight and the blades are forged at room temperature.
Japanese knives are made by craftsmen and machines, there might be scratch. Almost Japanese knives are thin blade for sharpness. Don't hit and cut frozen food or bones, the edge will be chipped or broken.