The Mcusta Yoroi is a stylish gentleman’s folder that offers modern performance and stylish materials with a classic, timeless style. The handles are full Damascus with a visually striking and high traction basket weave milling. Add to that a San Mai Damascus clad VG10 blade and custom anodized pivot and thumb studs and you’ve got a functional blade that elevates both style and performance.
Brand new, direct from Mcusta Knives, Japan.
Blade: Crafted from San Mai, 33 layer nickel Damascus clad VG10 stainless steel, the drop point blade has a shallow hollow grind for excellent slicing and piercing performance while retaining good durability. It opens smoothly on Teflon washers via dual blue anodized thumb studs. The San Mai clad gives each blade a unique, wavy Hamon design for a striking visual appeal.
Handle: Basket weave milled, solid Damascus handle scales form the handle of the Yoroi with a single steel liner forming the lock mechanism and being integral to the small pommel-end back spacer. A single stop pin and custom anodized pivot complete the construction of this visually striking piece.
Includes Nishijin Pouch for carry and storage.
Damascus clad VG10: VG-10 is a high-carbon stainless steel that takes a very good edge and holds it well. Popular with Japanese kitchen knife makers it is often hardened to 60-61 HRC A popular choice for small pocket knives thanks to good edge holding and stain resistance VG10 works well with a high polished, acute edge for optimal slicing performance. The nickel Damascus cladding enhances durability and offers a striking look.