Masahiro is another solid Japanese knife-maker from Seki, Japan. Along with Misono and Masamoto, they are recognized as the big three M's.
Established in 1948, the company has been providing great value knives for both professional chefs and home cooks. Their virgin carbon line is one of our favorite series from them. The MVH series, their top of the line, is a great choice if you prefer stainless.
Masahiro continues to improve their products by focusing on the research and development of their processing technology and the improvement of materials.
This gyuto is a great all-arounder. It is not as delicate compared to other gyutos that are thinner behind the edge but thanks to its asymmetric bevel, the knife still cuts well. The tip is quite thin making it nimble for precision tasks.
· · · · · · · · · · · · · Brand/ maker: Masahiro Location: Seki, Japan Knife type: gyuto Series: MV Honyaki (top of the line)
Total length: 336mm Blade length: 211mm Blade height at heel: 46.2mm Spine thickness at handle: 2.0mm Spine thickness at heel: 1.4mm Spine thickness at middle: 1.2mm Spine thickness 1cm from the tip: 0.5mm Weight: 149g
Edge/bevel: 70:30 Handle: acetal copolymer resin with bolster
· · · · · · · · · · · · · Exclusive of shipping fee. We ship worldwide via EMS or DHL.
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