Matsubara Blue 2 Nashiji KS Gyuto 240mm Custom. Here we asked Tanaka San to do a popular French Chef style profile that some of our customers know as the KS profile. This is a really sweet knife. Tanaka San lives and works with his entire family in his blacksmith shop outside Nagasaki and he is a very talented and hard working smith. The hammer marks you see on these blades are real not stamped with a press. We combined his blade with a sweet custom handle made by Konosuke using ebony wood in an octagonal shape that is thin and elegant. It's a perfect combination one of the nicer knives we've done this year at this price point.
Steel: Blue #2
Knife Type: Gyuto 240mm
Engraving: Hand Engraved
Weight: 8.2 ounces
Blade Length: 247 mm
Total Length: 410 mm
Spine Thickness at Base: 4.1 mm
Blade Height: 49.5 mm
Handle: 5,000 Year Old Bog Oak Octagonal Handle
5Rustic beauty , December 22, 2017
Posted By: Brad Dodson - verified customer
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