The stunning Byakko line from Sakai Takyuki is hand forged by top blacksmiths to create a actually special knife. Each and every blade is hammered and shaped with Yasuki White #1 ‘Shiro-ichi’ steel, renowned for its ability to carry an enduring edge. Waterproof ebony handles with water buffalo horn bolster and butt cap and a wooden knife sheath complete the package.Blade length300 mm (11.7″)Thickness at spine3.6 mmThickness at tip 0.8 mmHardness (Rockwell scale)61
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This beautiful line of layered steel knives are crafted out of a 33 layer folded Damascus steel with a VG10 core.
VG10 steel is without doubt one of the absolute best steels for kitchen knives as a result of its superior edge retention, sharpness and stain resistance.
The layered Damascus steel is hand hammered to give a boost to the blade.
Each and every knife is hand sharpened and fitted with a stylish mahogany care for.