Miniature Gyuto Paring
133mm miniature gyuto/paring knife made from Takefu Yoshoku san mai with a v-gin 1 semi stainless core.
This blade has an s-ground and darkly etched core with alternating layers of copper, brass and stainless steel with a hammer textured finish on the bevels. The spine and choil are mirror polished and etched and the edge sharpened to 4k.
The handle is a one piece wa style in ringed gidee with dowel.
Steel: Takefu Vgin1 Core Yushoku
Tested Hardness: 61 HRC
Total length: 254mm
Length of cutting edge: 133mm
Blade height at heel: 22mm
Handle length: 120mm
Spine thickness -
Above heel: 3.6mm
10mm before tip: 1.5mm
Please note this is a high hardness, keen edged high performance knife and as such care must be taken to protect the edge (i.e. please do not cut frozen foods).