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macmiddlebrooks
11-17-2011, 02:00 PM
Up for consideration is my gently used Gesshin Ginga 240mm stainless gyuto.
Comes with box, papers and saya. Saya has been nicely stained and treated with Dave's boardwax.
Knife has no flaws other than some light scratches from cleanings. Blade will come with a hair-poppin' 8k glasstone edge.

Priced to move: $130 post paid (US only, international will pay actual shipping) by USPS M.O. or paypal gift (macmiddlebrooks1@gmail.com). Thanks for looking.


Measurements from JKI:
Handle Length-125 mm
Handle Width- 18.44mm
Handle to Tip Length- 238mm
Heel to Tip Length- 235mm
Blade Height at Heel- 49.5mm
Width of Spine at Handle- 2.19mm
Width of Spine Above heel- 2.28mm
Width of Spine at Middle- 1.89mm
Width of Spine about 1cm from the tip- 0.79mm
Blade Thickness at 1/2 way between the Spine and Edge- 1.62mm
Weight- 206g

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bprescot
11-17-2011, 02:22 PM
Oh boy... I hate to say it, but PM sent!

macmiddlebrooks
11-17-2011, 02:22 PM
Wow, that was fast...SPF to bprescot.

bprescot
11-17-2011, 02:22 PM
:D

Kyle
11-17-2011, 04:08 PM
Whoa, killer deal! The stain on the saya looks pretty cool, too!

chazmtb
11-17-2011, 05:04 PM
Deal of the century there. Good grab:doublethumbsup:

Iceman91
11-17-2011, 05:15 PM
Ben, Do you buy every knife on this forum?? haha

Pensacola Tiger
11-17-2011, 06:15 PM
Nice catch, Ben. Congrats!

bprescot
11-17-2011, 06:18 PM
Neh. Not all of them. But ask yourself this: How many of them remain in my possession for long? Not a ton! I'm not really buying them so much as renting them!

Iceman91
11-17-2011, 06:20 PM
haha, renting....... I like that idea!!

99Limited
11-17-2011, 07:48 PM
If you decide that the Gesshin Ginga isn't your cut of tea, PM me and I'll take it off your hands.

tk59
11-17-2011, 09:59 PM
Darn... I would have bought that one too!