Project Description

Kimono

Carbon gyuto with a multipiece handle

A new creative take on a nice sized gyuto. The handle started as something more minimal, and then grew to become a slight exploration in lines and shapes.

Steel: 52100 (carbon steel)

Handle: Stabilized koa, ivory paper micarta, black canvas micarta

Edge Length: 220mm (8.66″)

Height: 51mm (2.00″)

Handle Length: 138mm (5.43″)

Thickness at ricasso (in front of handle): 2.54mm (0.100″)

Weight: 172g

$3000 + Shipping (includes free simple saya) [SOLD!]

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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).