Masamoto’s White Steel Kasumi is a 100% hand forged line. The blades are forged by joining white steel with a soft carbon jacket and every blade is hand hammered, shaped, tempered and cooled by Masamoto’s expert craftsmen. After the blacksmith has completed his work, a dedicated edge crafter puts on every edge by hand the use of a combination of wheels and stones. The result’s precision cutting and improbable sharpness.Blade length 270 mm(10.6″)Thickness at spine3.8 mmThickness at tip 1.3 mmHardness (Rockwell scale) 62-63
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The HC series of made of pure Japanese Virgin Carbon, a hard steel.
which gives an extremely sharp edge and very good edge retention.
Carbon Steel knives are widely known for their toughness and very good edge life.
it’s beautiful and very comfortable within the hand.