210mm gyuto in SLD and stainless cladding with D shape red ebony handle. 365mm overall, height at heel 48mm, 176 grams.
A low maintenance workhorse series from Ohishi. Red ebony 'D' shaped handle. Has a tsuchime (hammermarked) stainless cladding with an SLD semi-stainless steel core.
The wide bevel grind makes for easy thinning!
SLD steel ranges from 12-13% chromium content, right on the stainless / non-stainless boundary. It has excellent toughness at high hardness and can be ground very thin without becoming chippy.