Nigara Blue #2 Honyaki Gyuto 240mm. Nigara Knives has a long tradition and turns out some gorgeous, hand made knives with exceptional quality. This region, in northern Japan, has a rich history of blacksmiths that made all kinds of weapons and tools which date back 350 years. Here is a new offering by their top blacksmith that made this Blue #2 steel honyaki gyuto in the most popular 240mm size. The blade is thin and beautifully ground and is offered with a beautiful custom octagonal handle pictured.
Edge Length: 240mm
Spine Thickness: 2.6mm
Blade Height at Heel: 50mm
Weight: 6.5oz / 186g
Construction: Hammer Forged, Honyaki
Edge Steel: Aogami #2 (Blue Paper #2)
Handle: Custom Octagonal
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