The Yaxell Ketu series knives are made with a 3-layer stainless steel blade with a central core of SG2 sintered steel.
Under special heat treatment process, SG2 steel is able to reach the hardness of 63HRC.
The surface of the blade is enhanced with a "hammered finish".
The elegant black handle is made of Pakka beech wood and adorned with a decorative pin with the Samurai family crest.
In contrast to the traditional logo, a beautiful kanji logo from Yaxell has been incorporated into the bottom of the handle.
The knives of the Ketu line guarantee an exceptionally effective and long-lasting edge.
Yaxell Ketu is a registered trademark of Yaxell Corporation.
The meaning of the word Ketu in Japanese is "The pure and clean one".