Ryusen Blazen Ryu Wa Santoku 175mm
Ryusen Hamono is located in Echizen, Japan and was founded over 70 years ago. Third generation leader Taiji Masutani and family continue to create beautiful and luxurious blades adored worldwide. Every fine detail is accounted for and you can truly feel their passion when you use and hold their creations.
The Ryusen Ryu Wa series is made using high performance SG2 steel laminated in soft stainless. SG2 (Super Gold II) Is known for its high corrosion resistance, long edge life, and sharpness comparable to purer carbon steels. The blade is finished with a hammered texture which allows for better food separation and reduces stickage. The handle is made from walnut with octagonal and tapered sides that fits amazingly in hand.
Edge Length: 175mm
Height at Heel: 46.3mm
Spine Thickness Above Heel: 2.8mm