Yu Kurosaki AS Petty 150mm
Yu Kurosaki AS Petty 150mm

Chubo Knives

Yu Kurosaki AS Petty 150mm

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Yu Kurosaki is a talented young blacksmith working out of Takefu, Japan. He is known for forging exceptional knives with excellent fit and finish in a variety of steels and finishes. 

This line is forged out of Aogami Super, which is well known for its outstanding edge retention and toughness and a rustic kurouchi finish. Each knife is hand sharpened and fitted with a beautiful octagonal rosewood handle. This knife is stainless clad and requires little or no maintenance.

Specifications
Handle material

Rosewood
Blade length 150mm  (5.9")
Thickness at spine  1.7 mm
Blade Height
30  mm
Hardness (Rockwell scale) 62-63

Bevel / Edge
Double (50/50)
Weight 3 ounces / 85 grams
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 Japanese chef knives
  • Handwash in warm water and towel dry
  • Do not cut frozen foods
  • Use a sharpening stone, not a honing steel, to re-sharpen your Japanese chef knives

Handle material

Rosewood
Blade length 150mm  (5.9")
Thickness at spine  1.7 mm
Blade Height
30  mm
Hardness (Rockwell scale) 62-63

Bevel / Edge
Double (50/50)
Weight 3 ounces / 85 grams
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 Japanese chef knives