Yoshimi Kato (Kintaro) Aogami Super Nashiji Gyuto 210mm/ 240mm

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Size 210mm

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Yoshimi Kato, the son of Master Hiroshi Kato is now taking over as the main blacksmith for the long established brand Kintaro (金太éƒ? from Takefu Knife Village. Kato-san often work with Kurosaki and their knives are very similar in terms of geometry and grind. He is also responsbile for many knives produced under other brands such as Kotetsu, Kanehiro and Masagake.


210mm 240mm


156 g 190 g

Total Length

370 mm 398 mm

Tip to Heel Length

215 mm 244 mm

Blade Height at Heel

47.2 mm 51.1 mm

Width of Spine Above Heel

3.3 mm 2.9 mm

Width of Spine at Middle of Blade

1.9 mm 2.0 mm

Width of Spine at about 1cm From the Tip

0.9 mm 0.9 mm

Steel type: Aogami Super (Blue Super) core, Stainless Cladding

Hardness (HRC): 63-64

Handle Design: K&S Teak wook Handle with options

Most of our products are handmade in Japan, and sometimes the one that you receive maybe slightly different to the photo. This is very common and in no way it will affect the performance of the product.

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