I call BS on that. An individual highly skilled at sharpening, will not leave said scratches on said knife. However, I do follow the logic of setting
? the OP is saying he can afford more, what is the relevance?
I disagree that that follows. Also, see below
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