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Kohetsu Aogami Super Gyuto 270mm
Kohetsu Aogami Super Gyuto 270mm
Kohetsu Aogami Super Gyuto 270mm

Kohetsu Aogami Super Gyuto 270mm

Item #: CAS-G270

Average Customer Rating:
(5 out of 5 based on 5 reviews)

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Our Price: $200.00
Availability: Usually ships the same business day
Made exclusively for CKTG by a leading blacksmith in Japan, the Kohetsu AS line of blades are thin, light, and strong. We have specified an HRC rate of 64 to ensure a high level of edge retention and low maintenance requirement. This carbon steel core is reinforced by the use of a stainless steel cladding. Of course the exposed carbon steel will patina with use but this oxidation only serves to enhance the look and protection of the cutting edge.

A nicely shaped and finished ho wood handle with water buffalo horn ferrule give the knife a light and well balanced feel. This is a simple and elegant knife, a tool made to perform with ease and efficiency.

The Kohetsu Aogami Super Gyuto will find favor in any home or professional setting. A great blade at a great price.

  • Weight: 6.6 ounces
  • Blade Length: 271 mm (10.6")
  • Overall Length: 417 mm (16.5")
  • Thickness at Heel: 2.7 mm
  • Blade Height: 52.9 mm

  • Customer Reviews

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    5  Best of both worlds, March 7, 2015
    Posted By: RichardRP

    I like carbon steel blades and get that with the Super Blue core steel while still having a stainless cladding . I'll still coat the edge with Camellia Oil but the rest of the blade won't require as much maintenance . The fit and finish of this knife is excellent and it came out of the box RAZOR sharp (one of the few that have) , It's big but light and thin bladed enough with the right belly curve so you can rock chop, slice, dice, or about any job you want to do . It's blade heavy, with a handle is long and large enough to fit anyones hand too, yet it's not awkward . The blade slopes down to a thin edge for easy cutting , One thing on mine and, doubt it's going to be on all, is the right side of the blade has all the exposed core steel polished with a micro edge . But the left side has a micro edge and a light layer of cladding still over the core . I can see the core steel line under the cladding and if I wanted could polish the thin cladding off but won't . To me that might work as a plus toughening the edge slightly . It is still a thin edge and double beveled to it works well for me . The Super Blue HRc 64 is going to hold that super edge a long time too (I'm a big fan of the Japanese Blue #2 and Super Blue Steels) . I am very pleased and it is the best of the Carbon Steel and Stainless worlds .

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    5  This knife rocks!, January 9, 2015
    Posted By: Eric
    2 people found this review helpful

    I love this knife. Manages to be big/sturdy and a laser at the same time. Been using it for a week at work and it has done everything from butchering fish to cutting finger sandwiches with ease. If you have $200, this is the knife you should get.

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    5  Product Review, September 9, 2014
    Posted By: michael choo - verified customer

    Super great knife ever I had. It is been 1month using it. Has very long timed sharpe edge. Cuts very well. Even good price. Thanks a lot kohetsu.

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    5  Product Review, April 30, 2014
    Posted By: Stephen - verified customer

    The Kohestu Aogami Super 270mm Gyoto is one fine blade. Its does exactly what Mark Richmond said it would. Its a prep workhorse and boy does it make me life easy. Ths aogami super metal did tarnish just as I was told it would, however I like the oxidation. Its a absolute joy to use in a professional kitchen. Holds a super fine edge for weeks. Its so elegant in function and form. I'd would buy again and again.

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    5  Product Review, February 4, 2014
    Posted By: Matthew Barrett - verified customer

    Excellent knife for the money, a bargain even. Super light and thin, and after a little work with sharpening stones, extremely sharp. Comfortable, and well finished with rounded spine and choil a really nive touch. the carbon edge takes a nice dark patina which looks awesome. 270mm is perfect for lots of prep work, I wouldn't go shorter I dont think. All in all an excellent purchase, Many thanks Mark for the reccomendation

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