Hatsu – Kokoro means innocent spirit. A very important wholesaler from Amagasaki city in Hyogo prefecture cooperating with some of the best craftsmen in Japan. The Hatsukokoro brand is their house brand, crafted from undisclosed but some of the most experienced blacksmiths.

The Hayabusa Series are true lasers. Made of Ginsan (silver-3) stainless steel that hold an edge for very long but at the same time is very easy to sharpen. Polished finish with a distinct lamination line makes it look beautiful combined with a perfect fit and finish and a Karelian Birchwood octagonal handle. For the thin and light knife lovers!!

The Petty is one of the most commonly used knives in the kitchen. A small, general-purpose knife used for peeling, shaping, and slicing fruits and vegetables, chopping herbs, and making garnishes that also can be used in handheld cuts.

Brand / Blacksmith Hatsukokoro
Series: Hayabusa Ginsan
Knife type: Petty 150
Blade Length / Total length (mm): 150 / 273
Grind: 50/50
Finish: San Mai
Steel type: Ginsan (Silver3)
Forging method: Polished (Migaki)
HRC hardness: 61
Handle type / Material / Ferrule: Octagonal / Karelian Birch / Horn
Spine Thickness at heel / tip (mm): 1,8 / 0,3
Blade height at heel (mm): 30
Weight (gr): 68

Please note that the handles in these series may vary in color