Murata Buho Funayuki Japanese knife
Steel: blue 1 steel at 61-63 HRC
Length: 165mm blade length
Height: 40mm blade height at the heel
Handle size: 125 mm
Takeo Murata san is a blade smith from Koichi Japan and specialises in making the blue steel knives with the traditional Korouchi finish.
The Murata Buho line is a great introduction knife to Japanese knives.
Get the traditional looks and enjoy the sharpness that blue 1 carbon steel offers.
The Funayuki is a general purpose knife that sits between a Santoku and Gyuto knife.
Craftfully forged into this beautiful Korouchi finished blade with a nice Hammon line.
These knives are made from carbon steel , they need to be wiped down to avoid rusting.