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Yoshikazu Ikeda shirogami#3 honyaki 240mm gyuto
Yoshikazu Ikeda shirogami#3 honyaki 240mm gyuto
Yoshikazu Ikeda shirogami#3 honyaki 240mm gyuto
Yoshikazu Ikeda shirogami#3 honyaki 240mm gyuto
Yoshikazu Ikeda shirogami#3 honyaki 240mm gyuto
Yoshikazu Ikeda shirogami#3 honyaki 240mm gyuto
Yoshikazu Ikeda shirogami#3 honyaki 240mm gyuto
Yoshikazu Ikeda shirogami#3 honyaki 240mm gyuto
Yoshikazu Ikeda shirogami#3 honyaki 240mm gyuto
Yoshikazu Ikeda shirogami#3 honyaki 240mm gyuto
Yoshikazu Ikeda shirogami#3 honyaki 240mm gyuto
Yoshikazu Ikeda shirogami#3 honyaki 240mm gyuto

Yoshikazu Ikeda shirogami#3 honyaki 240mm gyuto

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Yoshikazu Ikeda is one of the most respected Sakai-based smiths. He is the current chairman of the Sakai Dentoukougeishi ("Traditional Skilled Craftsman") Association. His late brother, Tatsuo Ikeda, is also a well-respected blacksmith. Their work, especially honyaki knives, are highly sought after.

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Brand/ maker: Yoshikazu Ikeda
Sharpener: Shotaro Nomura
Location: Sakai, Japan
Knife type: honyaki gyuto

Construction type: abura honyaki
Steel category: carbon steel
Steel type: Hitachi shirogami #3 (white #3)
Hamon: ayanami hamon (regular)


Total length: 394mm
Blade length: 233mm
Blade height at heel: 49.1mm
Spine thickness at handle: 3.9mm
Spine thickness at heel: 3.5mmm
Spine thickness at middle: 2.5mm
Spine thickness 1cm from the tip: 1.3mm
Weight: 245g

Edge/bevel: 50:50
Handle: octagonal ebony with horn ferrule
Hand orientation: ambidextrous

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