Japanese Garden Tools - Hand Pruner

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  • The blades of this razor-sharp pruner are forged from the finest Japanese steel (the same steel from which the Katana sword of the Samurai are made), and enable you to effortlessly cut through branches up to 25 mm, of such as shrubs, roses, fruit trees, and creepers. Okatsune pruners are the undisputed number 1 in Japan: the country where pruning has been elevated to true art.
  • Length: 7.9 inches
    General purpose: max. cut diameter: 25 mm
    Blade length: 2.17 inches
    Lightweight: 8 ounces
    Blade hardness: 60 – 61 HRD (Rockwell Hardness C-scale)
    Izumo Yasugi steel

    The shears are constructed from a few components, so that there is hardly any maintenance required. It is recommended to clean the blades after use. After cleaning it is recommended to oil the shears, and store moisture free with the cutting blades closed. If you notice that the shears are cutting less well, you can grind them using a whetstone.
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