Kawamura Shirogami Gyuto 240mm

Kawamura Shirogami Gyuto 240mm

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$319.00

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Specifications

Style: Gyuto
Blade Length: 240mm
Weight: 199grs
Blade Material: Shirogami Carbon Steel core + Stainless Steel
Handle Material: Octagon Walnut with Ebony Bolster
HRC: 61
Availability: Out of stock SKU: C48CAC

Description

Kawamura Knives - Quality & Sharpness

Staying modest and out of the spotlight, Mr. Kawamura produces his knives in small quantities in Sakai in Japan. He has been working to perfect his artform for over 40 years, and his kitchen knives sharpness rival the performance of the major brands, without the price tag.

He prefers to utilise a core (cutting edge) of Shirogami or “White Steel”, sandwiched between 2 layers of stainless steel, which is then hammered to produce a beautifully unique finish. The knives are finished with an octagon walnut and ebony handle, and are light, durable, and a great addition to any kitchen.

Care Instructions

Cutting
These knives are incredibly sharp, and as such have a very thin edge. Cut on wood chopping boards only, and do not hit/cut/chop frozen vegetables, bones, or hard objects, as the blade can chip or break. Do not twist or torque the blade whilst cutting, as this may also chip the cutting edge.

Washing
No dishwasher use!
Use a cloth with hot water to wipe the blade, no scourers or abrasives as this may ruin the finish. Dry your knives as soon as possible after washing and do not leave them wet for extended periods of time. Store in a cool, dry place.

Sharpening
We recommend you use a whetstone to sharpen this blade. Sharpening stones are available on our website, and with a small amount of practice you’ll be sharpening your own knives in no time.

Shipping Information

Each of our knives is carefully checked for quality prior to despatch, upon which you can expect a ~1-2 business day time between placing your order and your order shipping.

We hold all stock in our warehouse in Australia for fast shipping and quality assurance. No dropshipping here!

Orders come gift wrapped and are shipped by Australia Post Parcel Post or via Express Post, determined at the checkout. Once shipped, your order confirmation along with your tracking number will be sent to you via the email address provided at checkout.

If you have any questions regarding shipping, or about our products in general, please do not hesitate to reach out to any of our helpful staff via the contact us page.