Fujiwara Kanefusa FKM knives are a range of basic utilitarian knives that are made from AUS-8 Molybdenum Vanadium stainless steel - A popular Japanese stainless steel with good cutting performance, rust resistance and ease of re-sharpening.
The knives have comfortable black pakkawood handles and a stainless steel bolster, which provides good blade balance and a fine grip.
We recommend Fujiwara FKM knives to first-time buyers of Japanese knives because of their reliable quality and affordable pricing. They have good strength, cutting performance and ease of maintenance, which are some of most important features for first-time users of Japanese knives.
A stylish and attractive alternative version, which has a wine-colored pakkawood handle, is also available for your consideration.