Used my contacts to Henckels. Usually they create their own steel names, so that they are not tied to using steel from one mill. FC61 seems to be either
Looking for a Yamawaku Gyuto for a friend. Original handle is preferred, as I will be making a custom handle for her.
Had one on order
no, I am not going to ask how well das Kato from Maksim resist patina - I actually want to share my view on that. Since Matt kindly
Any type of end grain boards should do the trick.
Sorry, wootz is apparently a type of crucible steel, and apparently by the 20th century there were so few and sketchy records of its particular method