GIN-1/G2 Stainless Steel for Knife Blades
Gingami-1/G2 Stainless Steel
Gin-1 (Gingami-1) or G-2 steel is a mid-range steel used extensively by Spyderco in the early and mid-90`s in just about all their knives at the time. The steel is fairly fine-grained and makes an excellent EDC steel that is easy to sharpen and takes a fine edge.
The knife is also commonly used on Japanese made kitchen knives, along with others from the family such as Gin-3 and Gin-5 steels.