220mm workhorse gyuto in 52100 with Walnut handle. The knife is convex ground, hand thinned on water stones and hand finished, rounded and polished spine and choil. 62.5-63RC hardness. Custom friction-fitted saya is optional. Please inquire about the cost.
52100 is a carbon steel and will rust if not cared properly. One can keep the knives shiny by using Flitz or Simichrome polishing paste or can let knives develop a beautiful natural patina.
220 mm on the edge
50.8 mm tall at the heel
4.50 mm thick on the spine over the heel
2.25 mm thick half-way on the spine
.8 mm thick on the spine 10mm from the tip
Handle size: 23 mm x 13.5 mm (tapered) front, 26 mm x 20.3 mm rear
220 mm 52100 Workhorse w/ Walnut Handle
If the knife doesn't meet a buyer's expectation, the buyer may return the knife/s within a week from the day of the receipt for a full refund bar the return shipping cost. However, we will ask that the buyer does not sharpen the knife/s.