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Yoshikane Hamono Shirogami #2 Stainless Clad Tsuchime Gyuto 210mm Ebony

$575.00

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Description

Manufacturer: Yoshikane Hamono
Blacksmith: Kazuomi Yamamoto 吉金刃物
Production area: Sanjo/Japan
Profile: Gyuto
Size: 21 mm
Steel Type: Carbon Steel
Steel: Yasuki Shirogami #2, Soft Stainless Steel Covered
Handle: Cherry tree and double Ebony Ring
Total length: 353 mm
Edge length: 214 mm
Handle length at tip: 227 mm
Blade height: 47 mm
Thickness: 3.5 mm
Handle length: 126 mm
Weight: 162 g
Hand orientation: Ambidextrous
Duration: 62-63 HRC

Yoshikane Hamono is located in Sanjo, Niigata and founded in 1919. It is led by Kazuomi San who continues to excel and evolve in the manufacture of high quality kitchen knives. This series is forged in Shirogmi no.2 steel and coated with stainless steel. The technique used to polish and afiner the Jigane (Soft Steel) on this blade is exceptional. It will allow the blade a very good ability to hold its edge. This steel is also easier to sharpen and is a great choice to start your front with Japanese knives!