Takamura is a small hamono located in the heart of Takefu, Fukui Japan. Run by third generation blacksmith Terukazu Takamura who inherited the business from his father Toshiyuki Takamura. Takamura knives are mainly constructed using R2 Powedered steel one of our favourite steels here at the shop. R2 powder is known for its long edge retention and easy maintenance. Perfect for long days in a professional kitchen. The Uchigumo is the top of the line range in the Takamura catalogue. Each knife comes with a matching black pakka wood saya.
|Blade||165mm / Double Bevel|
|Steel||R2 Powdered / Acid Etched Damascus|
|Handle||120mm / Black Pakka Wood|