Shigeki Tanaka Aurora VG-10 Damascus Gyuto 180mm Western Handle

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Shigeki Tanaka Aurora VG-10 Damascus Gyuto 180mm with Western Handle

Step into the realm of superior Japanese knife-making with the Shigeki Tanaka Aurora VG-10 Damascus Gyuto. This 180mm chef's knife, originating from Miki city's esteemed blacksmithing workshop, is a testament to Tanaka-san's fourth-generation expertise and aesthetic excellence.

Masterful Design, Unmatched Performance

  • Steel Integrity: Crafted with VG-10 high-carbon stainless steel, renowned for resilience and longevity, to deliver a consistently sharp blade edge.
  • Visual Artistry: The Damascus blade not only demonstrates a beautiful, layered pattern but also offers enhanced durability and corrosion resistance.
  • Handle Design: A Western-style handle made from black pakkawood ensures a firm grip and adds an air of sophistication to the kitchen.
  • Perfect Size: The 180mm blade offers versatility for a multitude of cutting tasks, making it a go-to for professional and home kitchens alike.
  • Legacy Craftsmanship: Hand-forged by Shigeki Tanaka, a bladesmith famed for his attention to detail and the seamless marriage of form and function.

Detailed Specifications:

  • Blade Length: 180mm (7.1 inches) - Engineered for precision slicing
  • Total Length: 310mm (12.2 inches) - Optimally designed for control and balance
  • Weight: 180 grams - Structured for agility and ease of use
  • Edge: Ambidextrous double-edged (50/50 balance) - Accommodating both left and right-hand users
  • Condition: Brand new, direct from Miki city, Japan

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