Yea, there wasn't a lot to buy out though since everything goes so quick! Mostly neck knives left!
5.4 sun. 30.3 mm per sun. Not sure why I have it memorized, but it's just stuck in my head haha. It's full tang I believe? I'll post a pic of the forging when I'm at work. Can't do it from my phone apparently.
Got this one in the mail today from chubo.
i would consider it thin
and i love it. what a beast
Man I remember seeing those a while back! Cool to see them in fruition!
so I received several PMs about the final acquisition per my WTB post in THIS THREAD.
and yeah, I was the guy that picked up THIS
so here's the reveal: valentine's gift. my wife isn't very girly (e.g. no pink, etc.) but sure is great in the kitchen, and she was wanting a new blade. This works out to be the perfect combination, and pretty fun - I figured the shig was the only thing strong enough to balance out the hello kitty handle, and it does seem to work. The shig is going to be beautiful - I was looking for a kitaeji, but this is almost as good as there are some really striking clouds on the blade. Although they don't photograph well, they sure stand out in person. I might even end up using it once in a while....
That Hello Shigefusa is crazy. Crazy cool And insane. And cool. And pink. And a kitty