Yamaboshi with SG2
Product Description for Yamaboshi with SG2
Maker: Kikuo Matsuda (click to see more by this maker)
This Yamaboshi is handmade and shows Kikuo's skill at its best. The blade combines a PM SG2 stainless steel blade with layered damascus steel on the sides. Kikuo's grind shows off the damascus pattern beautifully. A hamaguri-ba (convex) grind ensures a super-keen, long lasting edge. The thumb ramp is textured for a secure grip.
Item num: 96451
Blade length: 3.60 in.
Total length: 7.40 in.
Blade height (at heel): 1.05 in.
Blade thickness (near bolster): 0.11 in.
Blade thickness (at midpoint): 0.10 in.
Blade thickness (near tip): 0.04 in.
Item weight: 3.60 oz.
Shipment weight: 6.8 oz.
Blade: Hamaguri-ba san mai blade with an SG2 powdered metallurgical stainless core and stainless linear damascus sides
Handle: Carved black G10 set on a full tang
Sheath: Kydex sheath with DOTS belt clip
Description: The Yamaboshi is Kikuo's favorite small EDC utility knife. Now, it comes with an ultra-high performing Super Gold 2 powdered metallurgical stainless steel damascus blade.
Renowned Japanese knifemaker Kiku Matsuda has been grinding blades for over 40 years and is a 5th generation knife grinder. Kiku's skill at the grinder has become legendary.
The black G10 handle is hand carved and set on the full tang for strength and durability. A lanyard can be easily attached to the handle for added security.
Accompanied by hand fitted Kydex sheath with DOTS belt clip. The Kiku Knives Yamaboshi with SG2 is easy to keep close at hand. Exceptional work throughout!
Availability: In stock. Usually ships in 1-2 business days