Richmond Ginsan Honyaki Laser Gyuto 240mm. We're always looking for good mono steel knives but they're hard to come by in Japan since most use clad steels. So we contracted to make these and we think we've made a good one. The Honyaki (we're using this term to mean mono steel or not clad) laser is made by a small Blacksmith shop in Sanjo City and they agreed to do these with solid Ginsan steel. Heat treated to 62 Rockwell, these knives are thin where it counts, behind the edge so they perform really well. The handle is octagonal and made with tiger maple with a nice wenge ferrule.
Weight: 6.0 ounces
Blade Length: 245 mm (9.75")
Overall Length:400 mm (15.75")
Thickness at Heel: 2.95 mm
Blade Height: 50.6 mm
5Product Review, September 3, 2014
Posted By: rob mason - verified customer
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