Kanetune 45 layers of Damascus-patterned blades with a core of AUS10 stainless steel with a hardness of 59-60 HRC, which provides excellent edge retention.
The handle is made of Octagonal-shaped Red Sandalwood with Plywood Bolster for beauty and durability.
This manufacturer Kitasho Co., Ltd. established in 1948 in Seki city, the city of Blades.
Kanetune brand was named after the real well-known master swordsmith 兼常-Kanetune in the 14th century. They continue to provide traditional swords, knives, kitchen knives, and scissors.
|Steel||AUS10 Stainless Steel Core / Damascus 45 Layers|
|Blade Spine Thickness||approx. 2.0mm|
|Blade Edge||Double edged|
|Handle||Octagonal-shaped Red Sandalwood with Plywood Bolster|
|Blade length||150 mm|
|Total length||260 mm|