Handmade Japanese Budding Snips - 200mm

$84.00 AUD

Toyama Hamono

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These snips are designed for fine work on live plants. Please note that they are not designed for heavy cutting or the trimming of dead wood, and are susceptible to damage if tasked with trimming wire of any sort.  Each piece is hand forged and sharpened using traditional methods and has it's own variations and irregularities. 

Toyama Hamono have specialized in making pruning shears, snips and secateurs since early 1860's. The handles for these are drop forged and edge is sharpened to a beautiful convex curve. They come boxed with a blade sheath. Handmade in Japan.

Details

  • length: 200mm
  • blade length: 70mm
  • weight: 165g
  • material: Japanese high carbon steel / colouring without chemicals