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Updated pandemic hours: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday from 10am - 6pm. Click here for new showroom regulations. Customer Service hours are from 10am-6pm on Mondays to Fridays. The showroom is taking both store drop-off and mail in knife sharpenings. Please fill out the online sharpening form for all mail in sharpenings.
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Knife Specialist Hotline: 646-951-7242 or firstname.lastname@example.org
The Korin Shiro-ko Kasumi line offers great value and is perfect for your first Traditional Japanese knife. Each knife is hand forged by skilled craftsman in Sakai, Japan using White Steel to provide quality and sharpness. Korin Shiro-ko Kasumi knives are handcrafted from a combination of White Steel #3 Carbon Steel and soft iron steel. The knives are equipped with a magnolia wooden handle with a water buffalo horn bolster.
Bevel: Single Edged
Steel Type: White Steel (Moisture and acidity will cause discoloration or rust)
For Left-Handed Customer
Left-handed blades must be special ordered from Japan, and will cost 50% more than the right-handed blades. Due to how each traditional Japanese knife is handmade by right handed craftsmen, it will take 4 to 6 weeks to forge and deliver.