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Kanetsune Usubagata Knife 16.5 cm High Carbon Steel, Professional Japanese Knife

SKU: KC953


KC-950 Series


The brand name “Kanetsune” was named after a famous sword Smith, Kanetsune lived in Muromachi period around 14-15 century. He made extremely keen and tough Katanas that were known by many Samurais in Japan and overseas. Some of his swords are displayed in the Katana museum in Seki city.


Kanetsune was established in Seki City, the knifemaking centre of Japan, which is home to some of the best bladesmiths in the world. Kanetsune continues the legacy of creating cutlery utilizing the inherited techniques and skills. 


Kanetsune Usubagata Knife features beautifully hammered finished & polished blade made of DSR-1K6 High Carbon steel made by Daido Steel Co in Japan. DER-1K6 steel is hardened to 58HRC Rockwell hardness and offers excellent cutting performance. The "Tsuchime" hammered finish makes food release quickly and easily from blade. 

The handle is made of beautiful plywood with black synthetic bolster. 


Proudly made in Seki, Japan

  • Specifications

    Overall length       30 cm

    Blade length         16.5 cm

    Blade Steel           Japanese DSR-1K6 High Carbo Steel

    Blade hardness     58HRC

    Blade finish           "Tsuchime" Hammered & Polished

    Handle material     Plywood with Synthetic Bolster

AU$86.00 Regular Price
AU$43.00Sale Price
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