Yu Kurosaki Gekko VG XEOS Gyuto 210mm
Yu Kurosaki is located in Echizen, Japan. His new line Gekko is forged from VG XEOS and cladded in soft stainless. VG XEOS is a new steel developed by Takefu Special Steel Co. that combines high corrosion resistance with high hardness and durability. The steel is said to have a fine microstructure created by a special melting method that improves wear resistance, strength, and quenching properties. These blades have a wide bevel style grind with a very light textured finish. Fitted with octagonal oak handles.
Edge Length: 215mm
Height at Heel: 49.2mm
Spine Thickness Above Heel: 2.0mm