Konosuke HD2 Gyuto Laurel 210mm. Konosuke is a knife company heralding from the heart of the Japanese knife making in Sakai City. In business for 80 years, they have earned an enviable reputation for quality and superb performance among many knife cognoscenti. Konosuke are one of our most popular manufacturers and the HD line is one of our biggest selling single lines.
The 210mm Gyuto is, hands down, the most popular knife among home cooks. It is the perfectly sized blade for use in the home kitchen where cutting board real estate is at a premium. It also has a lightness and nimble feel to it that allows for its use in all kinds of cutting, slicing and chopping scenarios. The HD steel is heat-treated to a hardness of 61 Rockwell, which results in an easy to sharpen edge with an ability to maintain that edge even after the longest work session. This fine blade is attached to a beautifully finished laurel octagonal handle with laurel wood ferrule.
Location: Sakai, Japan
Blade length: 203mm
Overall length: 355mm
Spine thickness at heel: 2.2mm
Blade Height at Heel: 49mm
Handle: Laurel Octagonal
Please note this is the new version that is taller than the old one.
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