Products made with the Japanese clad steel
Here are some famous international brands that have made knives using Clad Steel, distributed in Italy by Collini Steel.
For this new exclusive collaboration with Extrema Ratio we decided to propose a best seller in the world of cutlery, the Shrapnel model. It's a satin blade version but the most important thing is that has been used, for the first time in Italy, the famous Japanese Steel San Mai produced by Takefu Steel. Specifically, we used the CoS (Cobalt Special, considered mechanically superior by 25% compared to the already appreciated VG10) for the central plate and the 420J2 (55 HRC) for the two side plates, in order to have a high cutting capacity, but at the the same time a remarkable resilience and resistance to oxidation.
Mcusta Seki Japan - sports and collectibles knives
MCUSTA knives are made in Seki City, Japan and are the pinnacle of this synthesis between traditional Japanese craftsmanship and modern cutting edge technology.
The MCUSTA design team uses the 3D.CAM system to design new models and create prototypes. Each knife design is then meticulously inspected and then field tested. At this point the finest materials are chosen for durability, function and beauty.
MCUSTA does not use the conventional method of die stamping their blades like most mass produced knives. Components are laser cut and C&C machined to assure the best possible precision fit. This is an important step in the production of a superior blade. Each knife is then hand assembled and hand finished and inspected by MCUSTA's team of craftsmen.
MCUSTA knives are among the finest production knives made anywhere in the world!
Kai Shun Japan - professional kitchen knives
Fashion, lifestyle, media world – Japan is ahead of time. Whatever is going to develop, Tokyo already has it. Japanese products are also in great demand around the world. The Far Eastern blend of harmony, minimalism and function combined with convincing quality leads to a magic formula of a great number of popular lifestyle products. kai products have long had cult status in Japan with an unmistakable degree of recognition. Founded in Seki in 1908, the company has for 100 years developed and sold cutlery and related products of excellent sharpness and function.
Zwilling Miyabi Japan - professional kitchen knives
Grace, elegance and sophistication are characteristics embodied throughout Japanese culture, now synonymous with the brand MIYABI. Jointly developed by ZWILLING J.A. HENCKELS and Chef Rokusaburo Michiba, MIYABI knives exemplify the traditions and craftsmanship of Japanese sword makers with the excellence of German engineering.
Authentic Japanese blade designs, extraordinary sharpness and the comfort of an intricate “D shape” handle; the MIYABI collection offers gorgeous styles that will fascinate from the first cut.
Takeshi Saji - custom collection knives
Takeshi Saji was born in 1948 at Takefu city of Fukui prefecture, another knife city famous for Echizen Uchihamono (Hammer forged knives). He was appointed as the "Traditional Craftsman". Unlike Seki knives, his knife blades are shaped by hammer forging out of the laminated carbon steel.
He produces traditional Japanese style Ken Nata (machete) with Hamaguri edge (convex edge). It comes with natural wood or bamboo scabbard. These are handmade knives (semi custom knife), and it will usually take about 30 days to finish after ordering. However, we carry inventories for immediate delivery on these selected best selling models.
Takefu Village Japan - custom professional kitchen knives
Tradition and History About 700 years ago, Kuniyasu Chizuru, a sword craftsman of Kyoto was searching for water that anneals excellent swords. During his journey, he happened to stay at Takefu and while there created swords and sickles. At one point Takefu was the biggest producer of agricultural tools in Japan and were sold by peddlers all around Japan. The blades were very unique to the Hokuriku area. Lacquer painters were traveling all over Japan to look for lacquer for their Echizen lacquerware. They used Takefu’s sickles, sold them and brought back orders for sickles that were specifically designed to be suitable for the areas where the farmers lived.
Echizen Japan - custom professional kitchen knives
Spyderco Usa - pocket and collectibles knives
Fallkniven - sports, collection, hunting, hiking knives
As we´ve been in the knife business for more than 30 years, we have built up quite a large experience about knives. And, since we are hunters and outdoorsmen for many years, we have gained a huge knowledge in how a knife shall work. This is being reflected when we design and produce our knives - they are safe, comfortable, sharp and strong, qualities you usually wish to get from a good knife. That might be a reason why our knives are so popular worldwide.
SOG - sports and collection knives
SOG Specialty Knives, Inc. (commonly known as SOG) is a U.S. knife and tool manufacturing company famous for their reproduction SOG Knife from the Vietnam era SOG currently manufactures a variety of knives other than the original military inspired designs, many designed for everyday carry (EDC). The company also produces a line of multi-tools.