Yoshimi Kato SG2 Tsuchime Bunka

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Bunka: A cross between a santoku and nakiri, the bunka excels in veg prep where push/pull chopping is used. Bunka’s also sport a pointy tip, perfect for scoring mushrooms and dicing small veg! We love the bunka for it badass looks and tall profile.


Knife Specs: 

Knife specs are taken from a randomly selected knife. These specs may vary from knife to knife due to the handmade nature of our products.

  • Steel: SG2 Powder Steel
  • HRC: 63~64
  • Edge Length: 180 mm
  • Height at heel: 50.25 mm
  • Distal Taper Heel: 2 mm
  • Distal Taper Mid: 1.97 mm
  • Distal Taper Tip: 0.42 mm
  • Weight: 206 grams 
  • Handle: Western Style Maple
  • Shape: Bunka
  • Finish: Tsuchime 
  • Cladding: Stainless 
  • Construction: San-Mai
  • Edge bevel: 50/50
  • Knife Line: Tsuchime SG2 Western Maple
  • Blacksmith: Yoshimi Kato
  • Maker: Yoshimi Kato
  • Sharpener: Takefu Knife Village 
  • Place of Origin: Echizen, Japan


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