I have seen them around myself, but I have a distrust for Damascus these days. "Old" as... ...since I bought something sharp... A sharp knife is a wonderful tool and a point of pride. Seki-den is the secret method of Japanese sword-making that has been passed down to our present age from 800 years ago. To calculate the overall star rating and percentage breakdown by star, we don’t use a simple average. He cannot dig a ditch-or build a cyclotron-without a knowledge of his aim and of the means to achieve it. (Edit to add: more pics in post 19 to 22) [img], 15 Layer Damascus, Oak Handle, Wood Sheath. 40-something and in the best shape of my life: Damascus steel - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia, Bill Moran, 80; Damascus Steel Bladesmith, (You must log in or sign up to reply here.). These were made by a knifemaker on another forum. To remain alive, he must think." [IMG] Kanetsune pursues the customers’ needs for quality products, combined with beauty and tradition. 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Prime members enjoy FREE Delivery and exclusive access to music, movies, TV shows, original audio series, and Kindle books. The  blades are made from SK4 carbon steel and feature a single bevel grind, that allows the blade to easily follow a straight edge or rule. So, I have been dropping huge hints to the wife about what I want for Christmas. How is the blade? Your recently viewed items and featured recommendations, Select the department you want to search in, Reviewed in the United States on June 19, 2018. Knife Sharpening Tips, by Joe Talmadge. The best bread knives you can buy. Located in Seki City, the City of Blades in the 800-year-old blade capital of the Orient, Kanetsune knives are top quality. After viewing product detail pages, look here to find an easy way to navigate back to pages you are interested in. [IMG] Might work well on other frozen products but at this point the more than 50 year-old Ginzu knife I found at my Mother-in-law's house does a much better job. However, the Kanetsune factory was established in 1948 in Seki City, the City of Blades. [ATTACH][ATTACH], Some of mine including a couple of @Bear beauts. Khukuri, parang and bolo. Save to Wishlist. I've been looking for a good well balanced and versatile fixed blade knife. [IMG] Disabling it will result in some disabled or missing features. The reason for this is that the original outlet was suddenly unable to obtain the same model so I picked the closest blade length. A good knife is defined by its serrated blade that can saw through loaves of crusty bread as well as it can make thin, delicate slices of ripe tomatoes. Save to Wishlist. Tried something different and like it. Sharpening A Knife, By Dee Griffin, DVM Ships for Free! (No reviews yet) Write a Review SKU: TAW: KB 612 Kanetsune Weight: 0.16 KGS Width: 20.00 (cm) Height: 20.00 (cm) ... Kanetsune was a famous Japanese swordsmith and it is said the first Kanetsune knife dates back to 1395. We do have camellia oil available for sale separately, This is a wonderful knife for the craftsman or wood worker and also makes a beautiful gift. His body is given to him, its sustenance is not. The sharpness of the edge is incomparable to stainless steel blades from most companies. Kanetsune was a famous Japanese swordsmith and it is said the first Kanetsune knife dates back to 1395. The large fighter is made from a file, has a 6.5" blade and is a 1/4" thick with ebony scales.... .....a record journey...5 days from Ohio to my PO Box in Sydney.. !! Read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users. Look, shiny" . This page works best with JavaScript. Life is given to him, survival is not. This high quality steel and grinding technique ensures that it not only holds an edge but is also easy to re sharpen. 0A38285A-C66F-4230-9905-3BEDBC14E467 by Hanzo posted Nov 18, 2018 at 14:57... Hey monkeys! KANETSUNE brand has been cultivated in the 800-year historical blade capital of SEKI city, named after the real master swordsmith "Kanetsune" in 14th century. The tactical keys is something I would actually purchase. He cannot obtain his food without a knowledge of food and of the way to obtain it. I think I want a new fixed blade. Not impressed with the quality. A Second Review of another Knife from Kanetsune. You can still see all customer reviews for the product. [IMG]. Instead, our system considers things like how recent a review is and if the reviewer bought the item on Amazon. It is a great value and will cut frozen foods as advertised . I cleaned and stropped mine today. however it must be cleaned dried and oiled to stop it from rusting. [IMG] The rivets in the blade got clogged because the meat heated and became "thawed" from the friction of the blade. (SM member?) Overview; Reviews; Description KTKB116: KB-116 Waza Kanetsune . Delayed by the Manufacturer . However, the Kanetsune factory was established in 1948 in Seki City, the City of Blades. I gave this knife 5 stars. [IMG]. Please make sure that you are posting in the form of a question. To remain alive, he must act, and before he can act he must know the nature and purpose of his action. [img], Absolute Cheapskate Way To Start Making Knives, Absolute Cheapskate Way To Start Making Knives, By Scott "Jonesy" Jones. Part #: KTKB116 | Kanetsune Knives. Some of the winners of this show are quite interesting. I found out we were out of mustard, so I put a patina on a mora robust with lime and wasabi. Reviewed in the United States on November 14, 2018. His mind is given to him, its content is not. The knife had a lot of rough edges around the handle and came dull out of the box. There's a problem loading this menu right now. You did a great job refinishing your knife, “Man’s mind is his basic tool of survival. … Which is sad. John Galt (Ayn Rand), I have received NO secret government orders. Doing my best to be fair in this review means that I purchased a second knife. Not the same exact model but the same handle design etc by the same company and from an internet on line store. Sign up for our newsletter to receive specials and up to date product news and releases. Discussion in 'Blades' started by HK_User, Mar 16, 2015. [img], A brief guide to sharpening your straight edged and serrated blade knives. Gerber has made many of my favorite knives over the years. Improve quality control, bought Kanetsune Subaru KB-551. [IMG], And thought some of you might like to come along. Mr. Kanetsune Seki, one of the finest master craftsmen in Japan, preserves the ancient traditions with these Kanetsune Knives. The handles are made from traditional cherry wood. (Watch for this notice to be removed). It also analyzes reviews to verify trustworthiness. Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for Kanetsune Frozen Food Knife KC-015 at Amazon.com. Made in Japan these knives are for the true craftsman and are  and are produced by one of the Japans oldest and most revered knife companies. Reviewed in the United States on March 31, 2019. 24F826BE-EE22-48EF-A9B4-4577525A14A6 by Hanzo posted Feb 26, 2019 at 7:02, Some of mine. Damascus steel is some of the toughest, most rugged steel you can get. I've been looking for a fixed blade knife I could carry vertically blade up on either a shoulder strap or vest, something I could grab in an... Gerber StrongArm - Greater Than The Sum of Its Parts. Good value for money spent, but you still need a lot of elbow-grease, to cut through a frozen hamburger patty. NOTE: Carbon steel is the first choice of many of the finest craftsmen due to its edge holding and sharpening properties. Top subscription boxes – right to your door, See all details for Kanetsune Frozen Food Knife KC-015, © 1996-2020, Amazon.com, Inc. or its affiliates. Seems to have become a catchall for "I want to scam you out of your money. RECALL MAYBE? These are amazing knives forged throughout a history of 800 years, which are strong, beautiful, and exceedingly sharp. Earn 2,700 knifeREWARDS Points! 45D076C4-F36A-4AC7-BF8B-0832F2D9250E by Hanzo posted Feb 26, 2019 at 7:02, ...it's my excuse anyway... ;)