Yoshida ZDP-189 Kurochi Bunka 190mm


Yoshida ZDP189 Kurochi Bunka Knife 190mm.

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Yoshida Hamono ZDP-189 Kurochi Bunka knife with a 190mm blade.


ZDP-189 is a fairly new super steel from Hitachi. The steel is heat treated to an impressive 67 hrc and is still stainless. Yoshida Hamono in the Saga prefecture in Kyushu is a family business with a long tradition in forging steel products.

The core of the knife is made out of ZDP189 steel and is clad in a layer of softer stainless steel on each side to protect the precious core and it makes it also a bit easier to sharpen The knives come with an oval rose wood handle


  • weight: 162gr
  • blade length: 192mm
  • total length: 331mm
  • hrc: 67