Higonokami - Higo Tsuchime XL - traditional Japanese knife - ITTS -XL - knife
Charming knife used by the Japanese farmer " Higonokami kanekoma ."
As is typical for many agricultural tools , this Japanese knife is extremely simple but the result of a secular improvement that has found it difficult balance between form and function, and between cost and benefit.
The main feature is definitely the quality of the blade, in fact, uses a steel San Mai to three layers of which the one at the center rough .
It has a razor wire , as is appropriate for a tool to cut and not just born to be displayed in glass cases .
production: Japanese crafts
Blade : carbon steel, San Mai hammered
Handle: single block of iron hammered
Closure: Without lock blade
Closed Length : 125mm .
Blade length : 95mm .
Blade thickness : 3.5 mm
Length open : 220mm
Weight: 124g .
Notes: lubricate the blade otherwise easily subject to oxidation .
Packing: elegant and fine wooden box with Japanese characters
|Country of production||Japan|
|Blade Tip||Reverse Tanto|
|Blade thickness||3,5 mm|
|Blade Finish||None (Satin / Stonewashed)|
|Carbon Steel||Clad Blue Paper Steel|
|Materials and Finishes||6|