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Kaizen Ao Gyuto 240mm

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Original price $286.00 - Original price $286.00
Original price $286.00
$286.00
$286.00 - $286.00
Current price $286.00

SPECIFICATIONS

Knife Style: Gyuto
Steel Type: Carbon Steel
Blade Material: Aogami Blue #2
Blade Finish: Kurouchi
Blade Hardness: 62HRC (+/-1)
Bevel: Double
Handle: Octagonal Walnut
Bolster: Black Pakkawood
Blade Size: 240mm 
Heel Height: 45mm
Spine Thickness: 3.30mm
Weight: 200g

Made in Japan by a 4th generation workshop established in Tosa completely by hand forged from Aogami Blue #2 Steel. The Kaizen Carbon Steel series is known to not only take a very sharp edge, but also to provide the user with an optimal cutting experience while keeping in mind the edge geometry and balance which both play a large role in the performance of a knife. To compliment this beautiful piece of art, the Kakushin Kanji can be found engraved on the side of the blade to demonstrate our long lasting relationship (革新). 

Gyutos are known as the only knife needed in the kitchen. The blades typically range from 210mm to 270mm in length and are appreciated for their taller heel. Gyuto’s are a great option for most as they have a reasonably flat profile toward the heel for chopping, a belly toward the tip of the blade for rock cutting, and a pointed tip for precision work. which is why many chefs prefer a Gyuto over many other models.

While often similar in shape when compared to Western chef knives, Japanese Gyuto’s have a reputation for being lighter and thinner.

◻️ Sharp Certified Blades

Before our knives are shipped, each one undergoes a rigorous sharpness test to ensure they meet the highest standards of quality. Our BESS Certified sharpness scale will guarantee that your knives deliver the smoothest cuts.

This commitment to sharpness not only guarantees that you receive a product that's ready to perform at its best but also reflects our dedication to delivering excellence in every aspect of our field.

◻️ Shipping and Returns

Since 2019 we are dedicated to ensuring a delightful online shopping experience. Every product listed on our website is readily available at our shop and is typically dispatched within 24 hours - this allow us the time for sharpening and proper packaging.

All Canadian orders can say goodbye to unexpected duties, additional customs fees and exchange rate fluctuations; all our prices are clear and upfront. We take care of the international declarations on items from foreign countries.

Depending on your area, you'll receive a complimentary UPS or Canada Post tracking number with all shipments.

As for returns, we understand that purchasing a knife online can be a challenging decision, and we aim to alleviate your concerns by offering a highly flexible 30-days return policy which can be managed via your customer portal.

◻️ Contact Us Anytime

We are at your service through email, social media, or even by phone, where you can have a direct conversation with one of our team members during our business hours.

Whether you require assistance with your existing product, have inquiries about a potential purchase, need more specific details, additional photos, or even a video to get a better sense of the product in a real human hand, we've got you covered.

Don't hesitate to get in touch.