Sakai Takayuki Doi Blue Steel
For over 70 years, the Doi family has produced some of the finest hand-forged knives to come out of Japan. Chubo is honored to offer this extremely limited collection of Kiritsuke Gyutous, crafted for Sakai Takayuki by Itsuo Doi, son of legendary blacksmith Keijiro Doi.
|Handle material||Japanese Yew with Water Buffalo Bolster|
|Blade length||240 mm (9.4")|
|Thickness at spine||3 mm|
|Thickness at tip||0.9 mm|
|Hardness (Rockwell scale)||62|
|Bevel / Edge||Double (50/50)|