Moritaka AS Gyuto 250mm Gyuto Custom.
This pattern was designed exclusively for CKTG and is modeled after the popular Masamoto KS. Like all of our Moritaka knives, the 250mm KS is forged with a core of wonderfully treated Aogami Super steel taken to an HRC of 64-65.
Moritaka Hamono has been hand forging blades for over 700 years and the collective knowledge acquired during that time span is applied to tremendous effect in these unique blades.
This knife has a gorgeous octagonal handle installed and 50/50 compound/convex grinds make these knives excellent for both left and right handed users.
Blacksmith: Moritaka Hamono
Location: Yatsushiro Japan
Construction: San Mai, Hammer Forged
Edge Steel: Aogami Super Steel
Cladding: Soft Iron
Tang: Stainless Steel
Edge Grind: Even: See Choil Photo
Handle: Custom Octagonal
Weight: 6.9 ounces
Blade Length: 252 mm
Overall Length: 397 mm
Thickness at Heel: 3.8 mm
Blade Height: 47.9 mm
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