KATURA AUS10 Tsuchime 45 Layer Damascus Steel 24 cm Gyuto Chef Knife + Rosewood Handle
KATURA STEEL KNIFE COLLECTION
Katura is a knife for those who love the craftsmanship and values of the artisan tradition. In Japan craftspoeple are called shokunin. The mastery of the skills set of their craft is applied to a material with pride, a sense of spirit whose aim is to benefit the general welfare of the people. KATURA captures the best qualities of that spirit in a knife that is authentically artisan in every detail. It offers the cook a remarkably precise cutting tool with a contemporary, refined aesthetic The stainless steel knife blade has a core of premium AUS10 steel with 45 layers of Damascus steel folded over top. The mark of the craftsmen is left one by one as the blades are finished with a unique hammered finish called tsuchime. The hammered finish also helps food to release from the blade while cutting. Fitted with Kikusumi OCTO handles handmade from premium Rosewood. The ergonomic OCTO handles positions the hand to optimally control the blades while staying comfortable and slip-free.
24 cm Gyuto Chef Knife
For cooks who prefer using a large chef knife, the KATURA Gyuto is the right knife choice. KATURA AUS10 stainless steel blades are lighter and thinner than usual which makes them easier to handle and maneuver. Professional chefs will choose a longer blade length in order to handle greater volumes of prepping as it improves work efficiency. KATURA Gyuto chef Knife handles everything from small to large foods. The blade depth at the heel allows for an ideal knuckle clearance and can be used to transfer cut food from the cutting board. If you want a large knife in the kitchen that can handle high volume cutting then this is your knife.
WEIGHT: 167 g / 5.9 oz
BLADE LENGTH: 240 mm / 9.5″
OVERALL LENGTH: 360 mm / 14″
BLADE HEEL THICKNESS: 2 mm / 0.08″
BLADE HEEL HEIGHT: 46 mm / 1.8″
ORIGIN: Seki Japan
BLADE: AUS 10 Stainless Steel
FINISH: Polishied 45 Layer Damascus + Tsuchime Hammer Finish
HANDLE: Rosewood (natural wax waterproofing)
COLLAR: Black Pakkawood
FINER DETAILS: Yakkin Logo on Handle End + 3 Etchings on Blade (KATURA, Logo, Seki)