A medium size gyuto with a chatoyant handle
A signature gyuto in a medium size, with a very chatoyant handle of Tasmanian Blackwood. Similar to koa, it has almost a very holographic look when rotating in light, but has more of a gold color. This is one of the tightest figures in a handle material I’ve worked with.
Steel: 52100 (carbon steel)
Handle: Tasmanian blackwood, black G10
Edge Length: 214mm (8.42″)
Height: 50mm (1.96″)
Handle Length: 126mm (4.96″)
Thickness at ricasso (in front of handle): 3.40mm (0.134″)
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Make sure you are aware of the care required for carbon steels (it’s straight-forward, just wipe it after cutting something, hand wash, and wipe dry before storing. It will get a patina through normal use).