Kanetsune Kiridashi knife Rikizan
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Kiridashi handcraft tool for wood carving and whittling.
The Rikizan is a 42mm long wood carving knife made from SK-4 high carbon steel with a single bevilled grind finish attached to a rounded cherry wood handle for an overall length of 178mm.
The Kishin comes with a specially made cherry wood sheath designed for a snug fit.
- Blade length: 48mm
- Blade material: SK-4 high carbon steel
- Total length: 183mm
Kantsune was a famouse Japanese swordsmith and it is said the first Kanetsune knife dates back to 1395. However, the kanetsune factory was established in 1948 in Seki City, the City of Blades. These are amazing knives forged throughout a history of 800 years, which are strong, beautiful, and exceedingly sharp. Kanetsune pursues the customers' needs for quality products, combined with beauty and tradition.
Most Kanetsune outdoor knives are made from premium high grade carbon steel produced in Japan. Proper care and regular maintenance will keep the blade rust-free. Keep blade clean and dry after each use. A wipe with a clean cloth with a little camellial oil will protect the blade from corrosion.