230mm Honyaki gyuto forged from sc125 super clean High Carbon steel( not stainless) , differentially hardened with water quench . 65hrc at the hardened part of the blade with a soft spine .
Medium thick spine , slight asymmetrical for right handed user ,very thin behind the edge .
Handle is D shaped ringed gidgee
Saya is from a very similar figured Tasmanian Blackwood, friction fit
Weight :183 grams
Height at the heel : 53.1mm
Thickness at the spine at the heel: 3.3mm
1 inch from the tip : .8mm
1 cm from the tip : .5mm
1500 grit hand rubbed finish, lightly etched to reveal the hamon
Rounded and mirror polished spine and choil for ease of use and comfort
Finished on whetstone up to 6k
1850Aud shipped worldwide express using Australia post , insured (except few countries ) , contact me for courier and dhl options
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