Hinode Shirogami2 Kurouchi Hammered Gyuto 210mm
Forged in Sanjo, Nigata prefecture by Mutsumi Hinoura. The Hinoura family are renowned for their craftmanship and Mutsumi Hinoura certainly does not disappoint with this attractive Gyuto. Made from Shirogami2 clad in soft iron with a stepped grind, this classic construction is ideal for the sharpening enthusiast as it facilitates easy thinning. The deep Tsuchime finish is a nice design features adding personality to this series. The blade is thin behind the edge with a nice Kasumi finish with really bright hagane. An excellent cutter with a good standard of fit and finish.
* Please note: Due to the thinness of the Shirogami carbon steel blade extreme care must be taken when using this knife.
Edge Angle: Double Bevel
Blade Length: 210mm
Blade Material: Shirogami 2/ White 2 High Carbon Steel
Handle Material: Magnolia Octagonal Handle with Buffalo Horn Bolster
Saya/Sheath: Not included
Rust Resistant: NO
* Please dry thoroughly to avoid rust!!