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 (10.5")|
|Thickness at spine||3.6 mm|
|Thickness at tip||0.8 mm|
|Hardness (Rockwell scale)||61|
|Edge / Bevel||Single|