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 craftsBlade : carbon steel, San Mai hammeredHandle: single block of iron hammeredClosure: Without lock bladeClosed Length : 125mm .Blade length : 95mm .Blade thickness : 3.5 mmLength open : 220mmWeight: 124g .Notes: lubricate the blade otherwise easily subject to oxidation .Packing: elegant and fine wooden box with Japanese characters