Japanese Knife Imports will be closed Mon. Oct. 11th for the Holiday

We are currently open for in-store shopping (Masks Required)

Saya making, rehandling and sharpening services (excluding initial sharpening) are suspended for the moment

*Free Shipping on Domestic Orders over $100…Want us to take care of initial sharpening? Just ask.

Gesshin Kagero 80mm Powdered Steel Paring Knife

  • Gesshin Kagero knives are constructed with a stainless powdered steel core and softer stainless cladding.  They have very good edge retention and take a very good edge.  These knives have a really nice distal taper, rounded spine and choil, and good edge geometry.  They are not as brittle as some other powdered steels, such as SG1 or SG2, but have equal (and sometimes better edge retention).  They are also pretty easy to sharpen.


    Each Gesshin Kagero knife comes with a padded knife case for you to store and transport your knife.  Please use some kind of edge guard or sheath inside of the padded knife case.


    • Knife Type: Petty
    • Steel Type: Stainless
    • Handle Type: Western
    • Construction Type: Clad
    • Hand Orientation: Ambidextrous
    • Handle Length: 93mm
    • Handle Height: 21.51mm
    • Handle Width: 13.31mm
    • Handle to Tip Length: 93mm
    • Heel to Tip Length: 85mm
    • Width of Spine at Middle: 1.68mm
    • Width of Spine 1cm from the Tip: 0.92mm
    • Width of Spine at Handle: 2.85mm
    • Width of Spine above Heel: 2.28mm
    • Blade Thickness 1/2 way between the Spine and Edge: 1.75mm
    • Blade Height at Heel: 25mm
    • Weight: 73g

Related Items

© 2021 Japanese Knife Imports.

Website Design by Above Market