KASUMI TORA knives are developed by combining the best technogies from over decade of experience in producing KASUMI series knives. KASUMI TORA knives are handmade utilizing the skills of knife making specialists and crafted in the same fashion as traditional Japanese swords. The cutting blade of KASUMI TORA is made from solid Molybdenum Vanadium high carbon stainless steel which is popular Japanese steel with fine cutting performance,rust resistance and ease of re-sharpening. The handle is made of magnolia wood with black epoxy cure, which provides comfort in hand, long lasting light weight and well balanced. KASUMI TORA knife series is recommended for first-time users of Japanese knives because of their reliable quality and ease of maintenance yet affordable pricing.