Masakage Yuki Gyuto Knife - 180mm
Online Price $159.99
Item purchased will look different than item pictured due to variations in materials.
In addition to having your knife performance tuned before it ships, you will received a coupon for complimentary re-sharpening of your knife (a $12-$50 value). That is the District Cutlery difference.
Masakage Kumo knives are hand-forged by Takumi Ikeda, lead apprentice of Katsushige Anryu. This line is etched damascus-clad VG-10, named for the "cloudy" pattern on the blade.
Shirogami #2 carbon steel clad with damascus.
Rockwell Hardness ~62
Octagonal handle of Rosewood and Ebony.
Japanese chef knives are brittle and are designed for cutting soft tissue foods. High Carbon steel chef knives can rust if not kept dry.