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.
|Total Length||383 mm|
|Tip to Heel Length||242 mm|
|Blade Height at Heel||34.4 mm|
|Width of Spine Above Heel||3.0 mm|
|Width of Spine at Middle of Blade||1.6 mm|
|Width of Spine at about 2cm from tip||0.9 mm|
Steel: Blue 2 Steel
Hardness: HRC 62-63
Handle Design: Oval Ho-wood handle