270mm workhorse gyuto in 52100 with Redwood 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.
270 mm on the edge
55 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: 24 mm x 15 mm (tapered) front, 27.75 mm x 20.7 mm rear
270 mm 52100 Workhorse Gyuto w/Cocobolo 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.