BTW, the best fitting knife I tried so far was a 270mm yanagiba - like a glove!
There's a smaller 210mm version which was obviously out of the question here but there's also a 300mm as well. The problem with the 300mm is it only has
The 800 is a bit softer, faster, has better feedback, and performs more like a nominal 1000 grit stone. The 1000 is a bit harder than I prefer for a medium
Holy korean jesus!! You amaze use everyday! Your western handles are flawless but your wa's, wow.