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Nigara SG2 Kurouchi Tsuchime Gyuto 210mm
Nigara SG2 Kurouchi Tsuchime Gyuto 210mm
Nigara SG2 Kurouchi Tsuchime Gyuto 210mm
Nigara SG2 Kurouchi Tsuchime Gyuto 210mm
Nigara SG2 Kurouchi Tsuchime Gyuto 210mm
Nigara SG2 Kurouchi Tsuchime Gyuto 210mm
Nigara SG2 Kurouchi Tsuchime Gyuto 210mm
Nigara SG2 Kurouchi Tsuchime Gyuto 210mm
Nigara SG2 Kurouchi Tsuchime Gyuto 210mm
Nigara SG2 Kurouchi Tsuchime Gyuto 210mm

Nigara SG2 Kurouchi Tsuchime Gyuto 210mm

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Since being appointed by the domain of Tsugaru to make Japanese swords, Nigara Forging has a history of over 350 years.

As one of the few noble swordsmiths in Japan, Nigara homono has continued to preserve this art. The making of swords has been abandoned as a business item since 1965, but the same forging techniques such as welding and hammering have been kept alive in the making of kitchen knives since then.


 

Measurements 

 

  Measurements

Weight 

167 g 

Total Length

345 mm

Tip to Heel Length

200 mm

Blade Height at Heel

49 mm

Width of Spine Above Heel 

2.2 mm

Width of Spine at Middle of Blade

2.1 mm

Width of Spine at about 1cm From the Tip

0.8 mm 

Steel

R2 Powdered Steel, Stainless Cladding

Hardness

HRC 62 to 64

Handle Design

Ebony Handle with Black Horn Ferrule