Kato VG10 Nickel Damascus Nakiri 165mm
Yoshimi Kato , son of Hiroshi Kato, is a very talented blade smith from Echizen Japan. This line is hand forged from VG10 steel and cladded in a stainless nickel damascus. The blade has a deep etch to create high contrast between the layers of damascus. This series is lightweight and nimble overall with very thin grinds. The handle is rosewood and pakka oval suitable for both right or left hand users.
Edge Length: 159mm
Height at heel: 51.3mm
Spine thickness above heel: 1.8mm