Sakai Takayuki Gintan Ginsanko Yanagiba 270/300mm Ho-wood Handle – K&S - Sydney

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Sakai Takayuki  |  SKU: SATA_G3GT_YA270HO

Sakai Takayuki Gintan Ginsanko Yanagiba 270/300mm Ho-wood Handle

$217.00
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he Gintan (銀鍛) is a K&S special order from Takayuki that has a improved overall package, such as a teak handle and hand engraved kanji, yet maintains a very competitive pricing.  

The Ginsanko is basically the stainless version of white 2 steel. Has a bit over 1% Carbon content, the steel gives great sharpness, edge retention and toughness. It is perfect for those looking to give Japanese traditional Yanagiba a try but fear about the relative high maintenance of carbon steel.

Measurements 

270 mm 300 mm
Weight 198 g 212 g
Total Length 411 mm 439 mm
Tip to Heel Length 261 mm 290 mm
Blade Height at Heel 34.2 mm 37.0 mm
Width of Spine Above Heel 3.3 mm 3.3 mm
Width of Spine at Middle of Blade  3.3 mm 3.3 mm
Width of Spine at about 2cm from tip 1.0 mm 1.0 mm

 

Steel type: Ginsan with stainless cladding

Hardness (HRC): 60-61

Maintenance: 

  • Hand wash and wipe dry, NO DISHWASHER
  • Please use the knife as it should be, not frozed food, and not as screw driver
  • Hand sharpen with waterstone, honing rod is not suitable for Japanese knives

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Sakai Takayuki

Sakai Takayuki Gintan Ginsanko Yanagiba 270/300mm Ho-wood Handle

From $217.00

he Gintan (銀鍛) is a K&S special order from Takayuki that has a improved overall package, such as a teak handle and hand engraved kanji, yet maintains a very competitive pricing.  

The Ginsanko is basically the stainless version of white 2 steel. Has a bit over 1% Carbon content, the steel gives great sharpness, edge retention and toughness. It is perfect for those looking to give Japanese traditional Yanagiba a try but fear about the relative high maintenance of carbon steel.

Measurements 

270 mm 300 mm
Weight 198 g 212 g
Total Length 411 mm 439 mm
Tip to Heel Length 261 mm 290 mm
Blade Height at Heel 34.2 mm 37.0 mm
Width of Spine Above Heel 3.3 mm 3.3 mm
Width of Spine at Middle of Blade  3.3 mm 3.3 mm
Width of Spine at about 2cm from tip 1.0 mm 1.0 mm

 

Steel type: Ginsan with stainless cladding

Hardness (HRC): 60-61

Maintenance: 

Size

  • 270mm
  • 300mm
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