Masamoto HC Carbon Steel Gyutou 180mm (7.1")
Masamoto HC Line
The HC series of made of pure Japanese Virgin Carbon, a hard steel, which provides an extremely sharp edge and superb edge retention. Carbon Steel knives are well known for their toughness and excellent edge life.
|Handle material||Black Pakka Wood|
|Blade length||180 mm (7.1")|
|Thickness at spine||1.7 mm|
|Thickness at tip||0.7 mm|
|Hardness (Rockwell scale)||61|
Use & Care
- Handwash in warm water and towel dry
- Do not cut frozen foods
- Use a sharpening stone, not a honing steel, to re-sharpen your knife.
- Carbon steel is not rust resistant and requires special care. Dry your knife completely after use to prevent oxidization.