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YOSHIHIDE Kiridashi 18mm White II steel Blade for Japanese Wood Craft Knife
Kiridashi knife is designed for wood craft in Japan.
Yoshihide is located at Sanjo, Niigata in Japan. Yoshihide is very reliable Kiridashi blacksmith who makes lots of variety of Kiridashi. Yoshihide Kiridashi is reasonable price, but he still does puts together soft iron and steel by traditional way of the forge welding, not using composite material. He uses also one of the highest quality pure carbon steel white II steel. It is a great reasonable price high quality Kiridashi as a real working tool.
The blade length: 59mm (2 1/4 inch) The total length of the knife: 188mm (7 1/2 inch) The thickest part of the spine: 3mm (3/16inch) The total weight of the knife (without wood cover): 2.3oz. The width of the blade: 18mm (11/16 inch)