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Sukenari ZDP189 Gyuto Hairline 210mm / 240mm / 270mm
Sukenari ZDP189 Gyuto Hairline 210mm / 240mm / 270mm
Sukenari ZDP189 Gyuto Hairline 210mm / 240mm / 270mm
Sukenari ZDP189 Gyuto Hairline 210mm / 240mm / 270mm
Sukenari ZDP189 Gyuto Hairline 210mm / 240mm / 270mm
Sukenari ZDP189 Gyuto Hairline 210mm / 240mm / 270mm
Sukenari ZDP189 Gyuto Hairline 210mm / 240mm / 270mm

Sukenari ZDP189 Gyuto Hairline 210mm / 240mm / 270mm

Regular price
$325.00
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$325.00
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The Knives and Stones Sukenari ZDP-189 line is truely a beauty by the look, beast by the performance. The core steel is the most advanced powdered steel that Hitachi offers: the ZDP-189, reaching an unmatched hardness of HRC 65 to 67. This is acthieved by over 3% of Carbon content in the steel (White 2 has about 1%, Blue 1 has about 1.25%, that tells you something) meaning the Sukenari ZDP-189 will offer insance edge retention and sharpness. Yet it is a stainless steel becasue of the added Chromium. Overall, the ZDP-189 has very similar composition to the Cowry-X steel from Daido.

The ZDP-189 blade is forged with Nickel damascus stainless steel and mirror polished, along with the rounded choil and spine, super thin behind the edge, it is truely a master-piece from Master Hanaki Nobuo.

 

Measurements 

210mm

  Measurements

Weight 

174 g

Total Length

349 mm

Tip to Heel Length

200 mm

Blade Height at Heel

47 mm

Width of Spine Above Heel 

2.7 mm

Width of Spine at Middle of Blade

2.4 mm

Width of Spine at about 1cm From the Tip

0.9 mm

Steel

ZDP-189 Powdered Stainless Steel Core

Hardness

HRC 65-67

Handle Design

K&S ebony handle with black horn ferrule 

 

240mm

  Measurements

Weight 

220 g

Total Length

388 mm

Tip to Heel Length

230 mm

Blade Height at Heel

50 mm

Width of Spine Above Heel 

2.5 mm

Width of Spine at Middle of Blade

2.2 mm

Width of Spine at about 1cm From the Tip

0.9 mm

Steel

ZDP-189 Powdered Stainless Steel Core

Hardness

HRC 65-67

Handle Design

K&S ebony handle with black horn ferrule 

 

270mm

  Measurements

Weight 

 g

Total Length

 mm

Tip to Heel Length

 mm

Blade Height at Heel

 mm

Width of Spine Above Heel 

 mm

Width of Spine at Middle of Blade

 mm

Width of Spine at about 1cm From the Tip

 mm

Steel

ZDP-189 Powdered Stainless Steel Core

Hardness

HRC 65-67

Handle Design

K&S ebony handle with black horn ferrule