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Konosuke GS+ Togatta Gyuto 245mm
Konosuke GS+ Togatta Gyuto 245mm Konosuke GS+ Togatta Gyuto 245mmKonosuke GS+ Togatta Gyuto 245mmKonosuke GS+ Togatta Gyuto 245mm
Konosuke GS+ Togatta Gyuto 245mm Konosuke GS+ Togatta Gyuto 245mmKonosuke GS+ Togatta Gyuto 245mmKonosuke GS+ Togatta Gyuto 245mm

Konosuke GS+ Togatta Gyuto 245mm

Item #: KGS-TG245

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We are very impressed with the updated GS+ line of knives from Konosuke. They are now improved in almost all aspects of construction, finish, and metallurgy. The basic semi stainless steel GS core is now heat treated to a higher HRC rating of 61-62. The grinds have been made smoother and the overall fit and finish taken to a new level. As before, the core is clad with a softer stainless layer which protects and strengthens the blade. It also makes for much easier maintenance.

We asked Konosuke to give us their rendition of the classic French profile. Togatta means “pointed”. This is their answer to that request. And we think they nailed it! The classic long, thin blade is akin to a cross between a sujihiki and a gyuto, and as such can perform many cutting and slicing tasks around the kitchen. It is a true laser, boasting a thin 2.2mm spine at the heel and a behind-the-edge grind that will split atoms. It has an edge profile that is more rocker than pusher but it will find favor with both styles of users. The tip, in particular, is a formidable kitchen weapon.

Coupled to a beautiful ho wood handle and buffalo horn ferrule, this fine knife would be a wonderful addition to your knife arsenal. Sleek, sharp, and made to the highest standards, the Konosuke KS GS+ Gyuto is destined to become a classic in its own right.

  • Brand: Konosuke
  • Location: Sakai, Japan
  • Construction: San Mai
  • Cladding: Semi Stainless
  • Edge Steel: GS+
  • HRC: 61
  • Edge Grind: Even
  • Height: 48mm
  • Edge Length: 243mm
  • Weight: 4.5oz
  • Spine Thickness at Base: 2.2mm
  • Handle: Ho Octagonal
  • Ferrule: Buffalo Horn

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    5  Nice complement to KS and HD2, April 23, 2018
    Posted By: Alan Huth

    I really like this knife! It's shape is very similar to the KS, in fact the tip area (last 3-4 inches) is virtually identical in terms of grind and dimensions. But, it's much thinner than the KS at the heel. Much more laser-like. Fit and finish comparable to KS and HD2, but at a significant price discount. I understand that Mark had to buy quite a few in order to get this product, but I suspect than when these are sold out, there will be weeping and gnashing of teeth by those who let it slip by. When I started collecting a little over a year ago, the two knives at the top of my list were the KS and the HD2. Eventually, I managed to get both, but if I hadn't, I would probably be quite satisfied with this knife as it's right up there with both of them. A nice melding of the strengths of each. And at a $500 discount compared to buying each of those others separately.

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