Made by Yoshida Hamono, Kyusakichi Blue 2 (Aogami) Kurouchi Carbon line is an entry level line for those who is on limited budget, but really wants to taste the sharpness from a hand-crafted Japanese knife.
Blue 2 core offers ultimate sharpness, while the soft iron clad in Kurouchi finish brings a traditional and classic look to the hand made knife.
|210 mm||240 mm|
|Weight||143.7 g||182.2 g|
|Total Length||354 mm||383 mm|
|Tip to Heel Length||215 mm||243 mm|
|Blade Height at Heel||46.6 mm||51.2 mm|
|Width of Spine Above Heel||2.7 mm||2.7 mm|
|Width of Spine at Middle of Blade||1.6 mm||1.6 mm|
|Width of Spine at about 2cm from tip||0.9 mm||0.9 mm|
Steel: Blue Steel
Hardness: HRC 62-63
Handle Design: Ho-wood Handle