Yu Kurosaki R2 Shizuku Sujihiki 270mm
Yu Kurosaki R2 Shizuku Sujihiki 270mm
Yu Kurosaki R2 Shizuku Sujihiki 270mm

Chubo Knives

Yu Kurosaki R2 Shizuku Sujihiki 270mm

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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 R2 / SG2, which is well known for its outstanding edge retention. Kurosaki-san hammers each of these knives with a unique 'shizuku' or teardrop pattern and finishes with a beautiful octagonal rosewood handle. This knife is stainless clad and requires little or no maintenance.

Specifications
Handle material

Rosewood
Blade length 270mm  (10.5")
Thickness at spine  3.1 mm
Blade Height
 31 mm
Hardness (Rockwell scale) 62-63

Bevel / Edge
Double (50/50)
Weight 6.6 ounces / 187 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 270mm  (10.5")
Thickness at spine  3.1 mm
Blade Height
 31 mm
Hardness (Rockwell scale) 62-63

Bevel / Edge
Double (50/50)
Weight 6.6 ounces / 187 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