The blade of the Niiro series, is constructed identical as the Bonten Unryu series. It has a core of VG-10, with on each side 31 layers of stainless damascus steel. The blade is relatively thin, with a medium / light weight, but not as thin as a laser. Due to the classic Japanese perfectly shaped octagonal handle (rosewood), it is easy to control and effortlessly will do exactly what it is made for cutting perfectly. This series is limited, a number of knives will be made.