Sakai Takayuki Byakko Yanagi 270mm
The stunning Byakko line from Sakai Takyuki is hand forged by top blacksmiths to create a truly special knife. Each blade is hammered and shaped with Yasuki White #1 'Shiro-ichi' steel, renowned for its ability to hold a long lasting edge. Water resistant ebony handles with water buffalo horn bolster and butt cap and a wooden knife sheath complete the package.
*These knives are single edged and are for right handed users. Please contact us for pricing on left handed models.
|Blade length||270 mm (10.6")|
|Thickness at spine||3.6 mm|
|Thickness at tip||0.8 mm|
|Hardness (Rockwell scale)||61|
Use & Care
- Handwash in warm water and towel dry
- Do not cut frozen foods
- Use a sharpening stone, not a honing steel, to re-sharpen your knife.
- Carbon steel is not rust resistant and requires special care. Wipe your knife completely after use to prevent oxidization.