Takeda Kiritsuke NAS 240mm

Takeda Kiritsuke NAS 240mm

Brand: Takeda

Blacksmith: Shosui Takeda

Region: Niimi-Okayama

Profile: Kiritsuke Gyuto

Steel: Aogami Super

Neck: Maple Wood and Ebony Ring

Blade length: 240mm

Finish: Kurouchi

Series: NAS

Hardness: 63-64 HRC


Additional Information :


Here is a great addition to the Takeda Hamono knives. They now manufacture knives coated with stainless steel with a cutting edge in Aogami Super steel for increased protection and easy maintenance. Takeda Hamono is a small blacksmith shop founded in 1920. Shosui Takeda's father moved his business to Niimi in 1951 and made hand-forged blades and tools such as kitchen knives, hoes, axes, etc. Master blacksmith Shosui Takeda has successfully forged high quality Aogami Super carbon steel blades. These are iconic blades that have been sold worldwide to knife enthusiasts and professionals looking for high performance cutting tools. The blades are made of "AS", entirely forged by hand, as has been done for generations.



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