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Kotetsu R2 240mm Gyuto

Regular price $315.00

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Kotetsu( Ironclad) knives are named after the first destroyer made by the Japanese navy. They all have a defining feature of a drop tip. Kotetsu is product of of Takayuki Shibata. Shibata-san has Kotetsu knives forged at Takefu knife village and does the sharpening himself. He is a incredible sharpener. These knives are some of the sharpest i have ever felt out of the box. 

"Art over beauty" 

These knives are incredibly thin with beautiful grinds and attention to detail. 

Length- 403 mm (15.8 in.)

Weight- 176 g (6.2 oz)

Edge Length-245 mm (9.6 in.)

Heel Height - 50 mm

Steel Type- R2/SG2

HRC- 65-66

Cladding- Stainless

Bevel- Double Bevel

Handle- Octagonal

Please do not cut frozen foods or bones with these knives.

Always wash with a cloth and warm soapy water and dry after use