The new face of Takeshi Saji SRS13 Mirror Hammered series with stylish functional handle has been released.

The handles of this series are called “New Nomura Special” because being designed by skilled blacksmith Nomura-san. The handles are made of Dark-Red Micarta, Bule Turquoise and Karin Lump. They are so easy to grip firmly and well balanced.

The blades feature Square-Hammer patterned blades with a core of SRS13 Micro Carbide Powder Stainless Steel for professional with a hardness of approx. 63 HRC, which provides excellent rust resistance and a long-lasting edge as well as its beautifulness and unique design. The surface of the blade is Mirror-finished to highlight the hammered texture for more elegance.

Please be noted that the stock of the Nomura Specials is extremely limited. Very sorry for the inconvenience.

[about Takeshi Saji]
Takeshi Saji is the leading blacksmith in Echizen. Saji was born in Takefu in 1948 in a family of second-generation smith. In 1992, he was officially certified as a “Traditional Master Craftsman” by the Japanese “Ministry of International Trade & Industry”.

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