Gabe Mabry is a new addition to our line-up of US based blacksmiths. He runs a shop in Albemarle, North Carolina named Doberman Forge and last year won the prestigious blacksmithing contest Forged in Fire, which airs on the History Channel. We have been adding more American smiths to our store recently and we are particularly happy to welcome Gabe to the CKTG family.
The gyuto being featured here is a wonderful example of his artistic and blacksmithing skills. It is made from one of his favorite steels, 52100, which he hand forges into shape in the old tradition, with a hammer! The knife is a mono steel construction, so it has no lamination. It has a wonderful grind resulting in a knife that is not quite a laser yet is thin and fast in hand. The blade is belt finished.
This is a nice and tall gyuto style knife that is perfect as a daily driver. It comes with a wonderful handmade custom handle that will perform as well as it looks. Highly recommended.
Brand: Doberman Forge
Bladesmith: Gabe Mabry
Location: Albemarle, North Carolina
Construction: Mono Steel
Steel Type: 52100
Handle: Western Custom Stabilized Buckeye Burl
Type: Tall Gyuto
Edge Length: 210mm
Weight: 6.3oz / 182mm
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