Yu Kurosaki Bunka 165mm Shizuku SG2 series

Yu Kurosaki Bunka 165mm Shizuku SG2 series

Blacksmith: Yu Kurosaki 黒 崎 優

Region: Echizen-Fukui

Profile: Bunka

Steel Type: Powder Steel

Steel: SG2

Handle: Keyaki wood

Blade length: 165mm

Finish: Tsuchime

Hardness: 63-65 HRC

Angle: Ambidextrous

 

Yu Kurosaki

 

Yu Kurosaki apprenticed with Hiroshi Kato one of the greatest blacksmiths of recent decades. Kato-san taught him well since he received his designation as master blacksmith by the Echizen Blacksmith Foundation only 17 years after he began forging at Kanehiro-Uchi-Hamono in 2002. Kurosaki-san claims that he was not a natural blacksmith, he