Hideo Kitaoka Yanigiba 240 mm

$185.00

Hideo Kitaoka san is a master at his art, specialises in single bevel knives and he is based in Takafu knife village.

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Description

Hideo Kitaoka yanigiba 240 mm Japanese knife

Technical specification:

  • Steel: White #2 steel at 62-63 HRC
  • Length: 233 mm blade length
  • Height: 35 mm blade height at the heel
  • Weight: 145 g
  • Handle size: 135 mm
  • For right hand user only

Description:

Hideo Kitaoka san is a master at his art, specialises in single bevel knives and he is based in Takafu knife village. He uses traditional steels and White #2 is an excellent choice for these handmade knives.

The blade is ground on the front side and concave on the other. This chisel grind gives it a dramatically steeper angle geometry than dual ground knives and thus makes is sharper.

  • The knife is finished with a traditional ho wood handle and a plastic ferule.
  • The Yanigiba is a single bevel knife used in Japan for slicing raw fish.

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