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Yoshihiro Inox AUS8 gyuto (with saya)
Yoshihiro Inox AUS8 gyuto (with saya)
Yoshihiro Inox AUS8 gyuto (with saya)
Yoshihiro Inox AUS8 gyuto (with saya)
Yoshihiro Inox AUS8 gyuto (with saya)
Yoshihiro Inox AUS8 gyuto (with saya)
Yoshihiro Inox AUS8 gyuto (with saya)
Yoshihiro Inox AUS8 gyuto (with saya)
Yoshihiro Inox AUS8 gyuto (with saya)
Yoshihiro Inox AUS8 gyuto (with saya)

Yoshihiro Inox AUS8 gyuto (with saya)

Regular price ¥12,500
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Yoshihiro is a brand by Yamawaki Cutlery Mfg. Co. Ltd.---one of the biggest knifemakers in Sakai, Japan. The cutlery ("hamono") was established in 1945 and has been providing high-quality knives for home and professional use.

Some of the well-known blacksmiths working with them are Genkai Masakuni, Kenji Togashi, and Yoshikazu Ikeda.

Yamawaki hamono is a certified "Sakai Wazashu". It is a certification by the Sakai Chamber of Commerce and Industry granted to excellent Sakai companies that preserve traditional techniques. There are only four hamono in Sakai with this certification.

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Brand/ blacksmith: Yoshihiro
Location: Sakai, Japan
Knife type: gyuto
Finish: migaki
(with magnolia saya and ebony pin)

Construction type: monosteel
Steel category: stainless
Steel type: Aichi AUS8A

180mm gyuto (with saya)
Total length: 296mm
Blade length: 177mm
Blade height at heel: 42.4mm
Spine thickness at handle: 1.7mm
Spine thickness at heel: 1.7mm
Spine thickness at middle: 1.3mm
Spine thickness 1cm from the tip: 0.5mm
Weight: 149g

210mm gyuto (with saya)
Total length: 330mm
Blade length: 210mm
Blade height at heel: 46.4mm
Spine thickness at handle: 1.7mm
Spine thickness at heel: 1.7mm
Spine thickness at middle: 1.3mm
Spine thickness 1cm from the tip: 0.5mm
Weight: 158g

240mm gyuto (with saya)
Total length: 366mm
Blade length: 240mm
Blade height at heel: 49.7mm
Spine thickness at handle: 2.1mm
Spine thickness at heel: 2.1mm
Spine thickness at middle: 1.7mm
Spine thickness 1cm from the tip: 0.8mm
Weight: 221g

Edge/bevel: 70:30
Handle: black pakkawood

NOTE: Migaki finish can be easily scratched. Once you put the magnolia saya on, expect that blade face will have a few scratches. The same is true for Sukenari migaki series that we also offer. 

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