Since 1932, Yaxell has been a major knife supplier in Japan. They have been contributing to the improvement of kitchen culture by supplying superior quality kitchen knives.
Yaxell Super GOU Ypsilon was created as an upgrade model of Super GOU 161 Layers – the 2016 #1 rated by WIKI USA.
Made from SG2 micro-carbide cutting core to the 193-layer blade and its elegant black micarta handle with the inlaid samurai family crest, every element to be their TOP MODEL kitchen knife is featured in this product. The blade hardness is 63 Rockwell. Exceptionally beautiful and perfectly crafted, Yaxell Super GOU Ypsilon delivers supreme performance and is a pleasure to use.
On the blade, four Japanese Characters are engraved meaning “Super GOU, the Samurai Spirit”. YPSILON – the new model’s name – comes from the letter ‘Y’ in German language. The Y represents the Yaxell Logo. A nice looking wooden Katana sheath is available.
Blade Length 165mm