Yoshimi Kato VG10 nickel Damascus Gyuto
Blade length: 180 mm
Blade height: 4 mm
Edge geometry: symmetric 50/50 bevel
handle length: 125 mm
Made by Yoshimi Kato a certified blacksmith from Takefu knife village. Trained under his father in law Hiroshi Kato this knife maker took over the reigns and makes not only the Kato VG10 but also the Koishi, kiri and Yuki knives for Masakage.
VG10 as a core steel makes a great knife as it is stainless, around 1 % of carbon that is why it is widely used as a knife steel.