Made in Japan
The blade core is made from ultra-hard Micro Carbide Powder stainless steel SG2 which is enveloped by 80 layers on both sides with soft and hard stainless steel. This powdered steel contain s a lot of carbon and has an unprecedented hardness of approximately 63 Rockwell. Powdered steel is used because it ensures a high degree of purity and exceptionally sharp cutting edge. The surface impresses with a fascinating Damascus design pattern ‒ a symbol of the highest quality kni fe and its signature, Super GOU 161 layers. This is the top model of all Yaxell knife series.
The beautiful handle is made out of FDA-approved red-black Canvas-Micarta, which is an odorless and enormously durable material made of resin and linen. The Canvas material is dyed red and brilliantly finished. This material lasts decades. The hand le is attached tightly using three stainless steel rivets. The handle is supported by the high quality 18-10 stainless steel inside, which gives the knife outstanding stability and balance. The trade mark GOU’ is engraved on the grip end in a noble style. The shape of the handle allows tireless working in all cutting techniques.
Blade Length 165mm