Tojiro White #2 Gyuto 210mm Custom. The Tojiro White #2 gyuto is made from Shirogami, or White, #2 steel. This is a highly regarded steel in the knife world. The alloy is very tough and takes a very keen edge. In the case of this knife, it is clad with a soft iron layer which protects the inner core while lightening and adding strength to the blade. Both metals are reactive, so care must be given to clean and dry the knife carefully.
The blade itself features a great profile and a nice tip, which makes this gyuto a very good performing knife, fit for many slicing and chopping tasks. This 210mm gyuto performs most tasks in the kitchen with ease. This is the all-around blade that many home chefs would reach for first. It is able to slice and dice most vegetables and proteins while being versatile enough to handle all kinds of delicate tasks like garnishes.
The blade is mated to a custom octagonal handle.
Construction: San Mai, Stamped
Steel: Shirogami (White) #2
Weight: 4.8 oz / 135g
Blade length: 184 mm
Overall length: 333 mm
Spine thickness at base: 3.13 mm
Height: 40.33 mm
Edge: Even (See Photo)
Handle: Custom Octagonal Stabilized Burl
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