This line is using well-known VG10 steel and is convinced by a straightforward but still chic design and impresses by the tremendously long durability of the blade as well as by its easy-going working performance. Core: VG10 steel, hardened to HRC59-61. Cladding: Stainless steel. Finishing: Suminagashi. Handle: Octagonal Ho-handle for perfect grip. Precious color. Buffalo horn ferrule bolster.