Suminagashi Padauk Gyuto 210mm

Exquisite in the hand, refined and uniquely traditional in design, effortless and precise in function. A suminagashi-clad gyuto forged at the hands of Japanese-trained bladesmith Alex Bazes. The house-made damascus jackets give this one-of-a-kind 210mm / 8.2" blade a lustrous, luxurious finish. The Hitachi White No.2 edge is very thin, very sharp, and poised for a remarkable cooking experience. Polished to a smooth and lustrous finish, the red padauk wood handle is capped with an heirloom-fit bolster of hammered copper. 

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Originally from Westchester County, New York, Alexander Bazes has been living and working outside of Kyoto, Japan, training under master bladesmiths from Kyoto and Osaka at every opportunity while honing his own techniques at his small, one-man shop. A dedicated craftsman focused on mastering each subtlety of an ancient craft, Alexander's work is continually evolving and we could not be more impressed by the work he is producing today. We're proud to offer Bazes Blades here on Eatingtools. 

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Blade length: 210mm / 8.2". Overall length: 330mm / 13" overall. Blade width at the choil: 3.0mm. Blade width 1" from tip: 1.4mm. Blade height at heel: 40mm. Weight: 4.5oz / 128g.
Blade: Suminagashi-clad san mai with Hitachi White No.2 edge. Handle: Padauk wood with hammered copper bolster and a copper pin.
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