Fujimoto Hammer Tone SLD Gyuto 240mm

About Fujimoto Hammer Tone - The Hammer Tone is the rock-star of the Fujimoto line, with its striking good looks and sexy shine. The Hammer Tone name comes from the freshly forged look and the X-shaped hammer marks on the carbonized “kurochi” surface. The octagonal walnut handle accents the blade’s look beautifully, and fits perfectly into any size of hand. This gives the blade an overall light feeling and forward balance.

The core steel is SLD stainless steel, which was originally designed by Hitachi for cutting other steels. It holds an edge as long as a carbon steel, but is much easier to care for. This line took almost two years of collaboration and design to create, and we will be continuing to add more shapes as they come out of development.

Knife Shape Gyuto
Blade Length 240mm
Blade Height 52mm
Weight 200g
Spine Thickness at Heel 4mm
Steel Type SLD Semi-Stainless Steel
Rockwell Hardness 61-62
Edge/Bevel Double (50/50)
Handle Wa (Japanese) Handle, Octagon Walnut with pakka collar
Manufacturer Fujimoto
Knife Line Fujimoto Hammer Tone