An excellent mid sized kiritsuke gyuto from Yoshikane Hamono that we've paired with a one off custom handle made from green blue/black ash burl with faux ivory bolster and ring and black G10 spacers.
If you're looking for a truly one of a kind knife then look no further. The handle made by UK craftsman @letshandlethis finishes off the knife fantastically.
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- Blade Length: 212mm (Measurement of the cutting edge)
- Total Length: 357mm (Blade + Handle)
- Blade Thickness: 3.82mm (Measured level with heel)
- Blade Height: 49.8mm (Heel to spine)
- Core Steel: SKD
- Cladding Steel: Stainless
- Hardness: 62-63 (HRC)
- Handle Style: Japanese
- Handle Material: Octagonal wenge (custom handles also available)
- Left or Right handed: Either (Double Bevel)
Product SKU: 8755
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Some measurements such as HRC are provided by the manufacturer and should therefore be used as a guide.
Protection & care for this knife
Established in 1919 in the city of Sanjo, Yoshikane Hamono have a well deserved reputation for their high quality craftsmanship and finishing and this range of knives are forged by the 4th generation head of the factory Kazuomi Yamamoto.