Yu Kurosaki Hunter "This is a drop I" Diamond Pattern R2

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KUROSAKI_OD_THISISADROP1
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Yu Kurosaki Hunter "This is a drop I"

This is a drop I

This blade features the hand forged R2 PM steel with the unique Kurosaki diamond pattern. Feels nimble in hand and the steel at HRC 63 is hard, tough and relative easy to sharpen. A very practical all rounder. 

Yu Kurosaki san not only makes some of the best performing kitchen knives, he also makes great outdoor knives. His hunters are not only super practical, great looking but also demonstrates some of the best traditional forging skills from Japan. All the Kurosaki outdoor knives and hand forged and finished by Kurosaki-san himself. Knives and Stones is proud to distribute his outdoor knives.

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Fig: Kurosaki-san forging a R2 knife blade.

 

Measurements

  Measurements

Weight 

162 g

Total Length

223 mm

Tip to Heel Length

115 mm

Blade Height at Heel

30 mm 

Width of Spine Above Heel 

3.2mm mm

Handle Construction

Black micrata

Steel

 R2 sanmai with diamond hammered pattern