253mm Kuro uchi gyuto in 52100 with ringed gidgee handle

AUD $1,100.00

Pointy profile gyuto forged from 52100 steel with great distal taper.
Workhorse grind suitable for both right and left handed users.

Kuro uchi ( hammer forged ) finish with hand rubbed blade face
I have finished this knife in a way to show the lamellar banding similar to Wootz , swirls of pattern can be seen under light due to light etching

Specs

Steel : 52100 high carbon steel ( not stainless ) at 64hrc tested

Length at the edge : 253mm

Height at the heel : 53mm

weight : 286grams

Thickness along the spine :

Above the heel : 4mm

midway : 2.6mm

a cm before the tip : .7mm

1200 grit hand rubbed finish

Rounded and mirrored choil and spine for comfort

octagonal ringed gidgee handle with bronze spacers

1 in stock