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Yu Kurosaki 240mm Gyuto VG XEOS Gekko Walnut Handle

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Forged by Yu Kurosaki in Takefu, Japan. Yu Kurosaki is a relatively young blacksmith working out of Takefu, he began smithing in 2002 and apprenticed under Hiroshi Kato. Kurosaki-san incorporates many of his own designs utilizing new steels as well as working in more traditional materials. 

VG XEOS Is a new stainless steel from Takefu Specialty Steel that is designed to have both high corrosion resistance and maintain a good toughness at high hardnesses. We have not found it difficult to sharpen compared to other Japanese stainless steels and our initial tests point to nice edge life and edge formation from this steel. 

Brand: Yu Kurosaki 
Smith: Yu Kurosaki
Producing Area: Takefu, Japan
Profile: Gyuto
Size: 240mm
Steel Type: Stainless Steel
Steel: VG XEOS
Handle: Walnut
Total Length: 403mm
Edge Length: 246mm
Handle to Tip Length: 265mm
Blade Height: 56mm
Thickness: 2.2mm
Handle Length: 138mm
Weight: 194g
Hand Orientation: Ambidextrous 

Yu Kurosaki 240mm Gyuto VG...

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