Shigeki Tanaka Blue 2 Damascus Gyuto 180mm
Shigeki Tanaka Blue 2 Damascus Gyuto 180mm
Shigeki Tanaka Blue 2 Damascus Gyuto 180mm
Shigeki Tanaka Blue 2 Damascus Gyuto 180mm
Shigeki Tanaka Blue 2 Damascus Gyuto 180mm
$229.00 AUD

Shigeki Tanaka Blue 2 Damascus Gyuto 180mm

Shigeki Tanaka

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A relatively young but masterful 4th generation blacksmith, Shigeki Tanaka crafts his knives in a workshop in Miki City, Japan. He joined his fathers workshop in 1999, and has been making knives ever since. He has come to prominence with his R2 line, and excellent heat treatment and hard-wearing nature of his blades. Known for being skilful and creative, he works with almost all knifemaking steels, from high carbon like Aogami, to powder stainless steel. 

Specifications

Style: Gyuto
Blade Length: 180mm
Overall Length: 330mm
Weight: 132g
Blade Height @ Heel: 46mm
Bevel: Double Bevel
Spine Thickness @ Mid: 1.4mm
Blade Material: Blue 2 Core, Soft Iron Damascus Clad
Handle Material: Octagon Walnut
HRC: ~62

 

Knife Information

A relatively young but masterful 4th generation blacksmith, Shigeki Tanaka crafts his knives in a workshop in Miki City, Japan. He joined his fathers workshop in 1999, and has been making knives ever since. He has come to prominence with his R2 line, and excellent heat treatment and hard-wearing nature of his blades. Known for being skilful and creative, he works with almost all knifemaking steels, from high carbon like Aogami, to powder stainless steel. 

Specifications

Style: Gyuto
Blade Length: 180mm
Overall Length: 330mm
Weight: 132g
Blade Height @ Heel: 46mm
Bevel: Double Bevel
Spine Thickness @ Mid: 1.4mm
Blade Material: Blue 2 Core, Soft Iron Damascus Clad
Handle Material: Octagon Walnut
HRC: ~62

 

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Sharp, slightly bent

Sharp, great knife but unfortunately is slightly bent to the left when looking down the hilt.