Yoshida Hamono

Nož je izrađen u kovačnici Yoshida Hamone u Japanu, u obiteljskom poduzeću s vrlo dugom tradicijom ručne izrade različitog oruđa i starodavnih japanskih mačeva – katana. Kovačnica Yoshide Hamona ima puno iskustva s kovanjem čelika ZDP-189 na tradicionalan način. Ima manju radionicu u japanskom mjestu Seki. Poznati su po ručnoj obradi metalnih proizvoda od nehrđajućih materiala kao što su vg10 gold, ginsan i swedish steel. Tipičan Yoshidin nož ima lijep damask uzorak i neravan gornji dio oštrice, pun malih udubina koje su ostatak ručnog kovanja.

Yoshida Hamono in Japan is a family company with an age-long tradition in manufacturing state-of-the-art tools and Japanese swords, i.e. katanas, by hand. Yoshida Hamono has a great deal of experience forging ZDP-189 steel in the traditional manner. The company has a smaller workshop in the Japanese town of Seki. It is well-known for manufacturing metal products in tested corrosion-resistant materials, such as vg10 gold, Ginsan and Sweedish steel. A typical Yoshida knife has a beautiful Damascus pattern and an uneven upper surface of the blade, full of small dents, which are results of hand-forging.