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Hitohira Kikuchiyo X Ren Ginsan 240 mm Gyuto

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  •  Italy
  • $250.00

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    Collection Area: , IT
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Posted on 2024-05-08

Product description

One of the latest offers from Hitohira, forged by Kikuchiyo and sharpened by Ren.
This 240 gyuto is made of ginsan steel (stainless).
Fit and finish is spectacular, both the blade and spine and choil, rounded and mirror polished.
Handle is a beefy octagonal ho wood and horn of very good quality. I've polished and sealed the wood improving the original state (danish oil + waxed).
Edge just stropped lightly on a chosera 3k to improve it, not great as arrived.
Measurements
Length 240 mm
Edge 227 mm
Heel 52 mm
Think @spine 3,4 @mid 2,7

Condition

  • Unused (new item)

In original packaging?

  • Yes

Imperfections (if any)

None

Country of manufacture

  • Japan

Brand/Blacksmith

  • Other

Blade shape

  • Chef's knife (Gyuto)

Blade length (mm)

240

Steel category

  • Stainless steel

Steel type

  • Ginsan (Silver III)

Steel hardness (HRC)

  • 62

Handle material

  • Natural (wood)

Seller's return policy

  • No returns (5-day Buyer Protection Return Policy for Eligible returns still applies)

Great 4.2 out of 5

6 reviews