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Yamashin Questions.

Sun Jun 23, 2013 10:42 am

> In reference to the Yamashin White #1 Ko Bocho 120mm and the
> Yamashin White #1 Funayuki 165mm:
> What is the handle made of?
> What shape is the handle?
> What is the ferrule made of?
> Thanks,
> Don

Re: Yamashin Questions.

Sun Jun 23, 2013 10:44 am

Hi Don,

For others, these are the knives we're talking about:

The handle is ho wood.

The shape of the handle is ovall shaped.

The ferrule is made out of plastic.

These are pretty standard and cheap wa handles that you see on lots of lower priced Japanese knives. Nothing special but they do the job.
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