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Thread: F/S Hiromoto HC 21 cm gyuto

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    F/S Hiromoto HC 21 cm gyuto

    No longer in production, this is a high carbon mono steel blade.

    Purchased from another forum member some time ago, it has been sitting, unused, for several months.

    A good introduction to a carbon steel knife.

    $65 includes insured shipping in CONUS and PayPal fees.





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    Deja Moo: The feeling that you've heard this bull before.

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    That didn't take long, now did it?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Lefty View Post
    That didn't take long, now did it?
    No, it didn't, but it's not the record.
    Deja Moo: The feeling that you've heard this bull before.

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    Is that a coca cola patina?

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    Sold. Thanks for looking.
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    Quote Originally Posted by harlock0083 View Post
    Is that a coca cola patina?
    I honestly don't know. It was there when I got it. Whatever it is, it does a very good job of minimizing reactivity.
    Deja Moo: The feeling that you've heard this bull before.

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    Just curious, I use phosphoric acid to force a patina on my Fujiwara carbon and get similar results.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Pensacola Tiger View Post
    No, it didn't, but it's not the record.
    I think my 1 minute Carter suji still holds that!

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    Those were always a great deal, great catch for somebody.

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