|Product Code||Butterfly scissors made from famous Hitachi steel|
Hitachi high carbon steel Satsuki shears
Product Code : Butterfly scissors made from famous Hitachi steel
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These Bonsai scissors show the finest quality at the lowest price! Japanese Bonsai scissors are made from the same steels with the same technologies as famous Japanese knives and swords. Japanese word “kireaji” means “taste of cutting”, “feeling of cutting”. This is the way Japanese people judge if the blade is sharp enough, if it has good “kireaji” or not. These Satsuki Bonsai shears were designed specially to have traditional “kireaji” and form that were preferred by Bonsai masters for decades.
Butterfly scissors are great for cutting small and medium-size brunches. The large finger holes make this shear easy to handle even with gloves on and it makes for an outstanding all around gardening trimmer. This makes Butterfly scissors the most versatile bonsai instrument, professionals and amateurs use them for general gardening purposes, such as cutting roots, trimming the shape or creating a flower composition.
Satsuki shears are a certain form of Butterfly scissors designed to make delicate cuts such as cutting buds and thin branches. The handle is designed with a wider gap compared to other shears to allow the shear to open and close faster to allow efficient cutting action with finger tips. These Satsuki scissors are made from Aogami steel, Blue Paper Hitachi high carbon steel produced by Hitachi Metals. This steel is made is made by adding chromium and tungsten to refined carbon steel. Aogami steel has highest wear resistance and lowest toughness, hence Blue Paper steel knives are especially sharp and durable. You can buy these Aogami steel Satsuki shears directly from Japan in our store.
Weight: 80 g
Material: Aogami Hitachi high carbon steel