Hinokuni White #1 Santoku 210mm
Yukihiro Sakai is a 31 year old blacksmith from the Kumamoto prefecture. He was a former apprentice of famed blacksmith Nishida San. This series is made from hammer forged Shirogami #1 laminated in soft iron. These should be pure joy to sharpen and come out of the box with really thin cutting edges. Comes fitted with a simple oval cherry wood handle and plastic ferrule.
Edge length: 213mm
Height at heel: 52mm
Spine thickness above heel: 2.6mm
Hand orientation: 50/50