Sanjo Yoshimune by Mr.Kawamura : Carbon steel knives from Tsubame Sanjo City

(Sanjo Yoshimune by Kawamura)

For 50 years, Mr. Kawamura has manufactured handmade knives in his workshop.

Mr. Kawamura is forging a knife.

His knives are easy to use, beautiful and very unique. No other craftsmen in Japan can make knives similar to these knives. A few years ago, Kawamura’s amazing work was broadcast by national TV channel NHK, and he was talking about this store. He also mentioned that there are many orders from Europe and the United States. Over the last decade Kawamura knives have become famous all over the world.

But Mr. Kawamura is currently in his 70s and has no successor, so his knives are expected to become rare in the future.

Price range : US$100.00 – US$120.00

CK002 Japanese Small Santoku knife Sanjo Yoshimune by Kawamura 160mm

Knife Type Santoku
Blade Material Stainless with Shirogami#1 steel core
Hardness Around 62 HRC
Double beveled edge For right and left-hand users
Handle Chestnut wood
Blade Length 160mm (6.3inch)
Total Length 305mm (12inch)
Weight 118grs (4.16oz)

CK001 Japanese Nakiri knife Sanjo Yoshimune by Kawamura 165mm

Knife Type Nakiri
Blade Material Stainless with Shirogami#1 steel core
Hardness Around 62 HRC
Double beveled edge For right and left-hand users
Handle Chestnut wood
Blade Length 165mm (6.5inch)
Total Length 310mm (12.2inch)
Weight 151grs (5.32oz)