Higonokami Japanese Folding Pocket Knife 55mm Blade Penknife with Carrying Case, for Whittling, Wood Carving and General Use
Crafted using traditional Japanese techniques, this higonokami knife features a sturdy construction and sharp blade, great for carving, cutting, and more.
You are looking at a brand new Higonokami traditional Japanese-made pocket knife. This tool's blade is manufactured using the warikomi method, the process of splitting soft iron and inserting steel to form one solid piece of material, creating a durable blade with long-lasting sharpness. This higonokami folding pocket knife is useful for a variety of applications like wood notching, whittling, carving, and general cutting.
Higonokami knives are distinguished by their iconic lever, or chikiri, which allows the knife to be opened safely and locks the blade in place while in use. This knife comes with a convenient synthetic leather case with a snap hook so you can carry it wherever you go.
Approximate dimensions & product data:
- Blade material: Blue Paper Steel (Aogami)
- Handle material: Brass
- Blade length: 55mm
- Blade thickness: 3mm
- Handle length: 75mm
- Case: Synthetic leather (brown)