“Blue Dragon" 10in (254mm) gyuto blade culinary knife. The handle on this knife reflects the brilliant azure hide of the illustrious blue dragon. Featuring a cross-cut from the hide of the rare creature, this knife is imbued with an indescribable aura that enhances the flavors of any dish when wielded by the right hand. Includes the sleek walnut saya shown.
The blade is made from VG10 core hardened to 60 HRC. Multiple layers of stainless are forged on both sides of the blade that protect the core and result in the damascus layer pattern. VG10 is a high hardness stainless that doesn’t require the maintenance or care of carbon steel. VG10 blades should be sharpened with a water stone, synthetic stone, or diamond. Do not use a honing steel on this blade. The edge angle is sharpened to 17 degrees and then stropped to a super sharp finish. The blade is 10” (254 mm) long, 2.31” (59 mm) tall, & 0.1” (2.5 mm) thick at the spine. Total length of the knife is 15.19” (386 mm). ⠀