"HONMAMON" Gyuto (Chef's Knife) Aogami Steel No.2 with Hammered Pattern, 200mm

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  • Regular price US$96.00


  • Made in Japan! Beautiful Hammered Pattern!
  • Blade Length : about 200mm (7.9inch), Whole Length : about 325mm (12.8inch), Weight : about 170g (6oz)
  • Edge of Blade: The famous Aogami Steel No.2! Hardness :around HRC61 +/- 1, Very Sharp and Cut Well!
  • Double Bevel : Available for both right and left hander
  • Aogami edge is sandwiched by Soft Stainless Steel.

 

Gyuto is Chefs knife.
From your kitchen to a chefs kitchen, this knife is used most frequently.

Blade edge is made of Aogami Steel No.2. So, it cuts well. Easy to grind. But as it gathers rust easily, careful maintenance is required.

What is AOGAMI No.2 ?
Hitachi Co., around 1.3% carbon, shirogami base + 1.5% tungsten, 0.4% chromium, HRC 61-64.
The addition of carbides makes it stronger than white steel. It is also used for the best honyaki blades.

Item no. 4582243656023