An interesting & beautiful twist to this traditional material. This dark blue and grey colored ironwood handle on this knife really is something. This handle type is medium-large and fits great in most hands!
Each knife has it’s own customized knife sheath. This knife has a king blue leather custom sheath with white stitchings. Beautiful!
The blade core is made of high carbon Aogami super steel. The outside layer is with stainless steel finish in Takeda-sans own Kurouchi-style (NAS series). All knives are sharpened 50/50, so the knife is perfect for right- and left-handed users.
All Takeda knives are handmade, forged in Takeda-san own little factory in Niimi, Japan. For that reason all his knives are unique, and the length and size can vary from piece to piece since he doesn’t use any form of mold or template.
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