3 years old stock made of Hoshino-san friend of Iwasaki
These old knifes was made for Mizuochi-san who makes now famous Iwasaki Razors.
They are made from Blue steel 2
Ho wood handle with buffalo horn. ( same as Shigefusa uses )
Very cool Nakiri with huge spine tapper that make it in perfect balans and very steady knife.
Very thin behind the edge and bevels is almost flat !
Handle Length- 128mm
Handle Width- 21,5mm
Handle to Tip Length- 305mm
Heel to Tip Length- 165mm
Blade Height at Heel- 52 mm
Width of Spine at Handle- 5,5mm
Width of Spine Above Heel- 4.8mm
Width of Spine at Middle- 1.75mm
Width of Spine 1cm from the tip- 1.15mm
Every knife and handle is handmade so measurements can vary !