View Full Version : SALE- Kochi 270mm Blue #2 Migaki Yanagiba (SECOND)

05-02-2012, 02:40 PM
SALE- Kochi 270mm Blue #2 Yanagiba SECOND- $325 ($50 discount from original). We only have one of these, so its a first come, first serve basis. The yanagiba has some delamination issues towards the middle of the blade where the cladding meets the hard steel. This is show in detail in the pictures. Please e-mail me at Jon@JapaneseKnifeImports.com if you are interested in purchasing this knife.

http://a4.sphotos.ak.fbcdn.net/hphotos-ak-snc7/577731_10150741172693860_369479678859_9613289_1029 194757_n.jpg

http://a7.sphotos.ak.fbcdn.net/hphotos-ak-prn1/546429_10150741172778860_369479678859_9613290_1046 637414_n.jpg

http://a1.sphotos.ak.fbcdn.net/hphotos-ak-ash4/303363_10150741172858860_369479678859_9613291_6484 78717_n.jpg

http://a3.sphotos.ak.fbcdn.net/hphotos-ak-ash3/529346_10150741172963860_369479678859_9613292_4485 85286_n.jpg

http://a5.sphotos.ak.fbcdn.net/hphotos-ak-ash3/562981_10150741173133860_369479678859_9613293_1445 677865_n.jpg

The original (non-defect) one can be seen here:

05-02-2012, 03:39 PM
I can see the defect. I know it is probably just a minor thing but, how serious can this be?

05-02-2012, 03:47 PM
it requires the end user to be a bit more careful when cleaning the knife and the delamination may become bigger or smaller as you sharpen through the blade. I should mention that this kind of thing can be seen on other knives as well... here's an old example of a hayate light from the old forums:

05-02-2012, 04:58 PM
wow ty for the response.

05-04-2012, 07:30 PM