Jikko Aohagane Tailor Shears 260 mm
Brand : Jikko Cutlery
Product Code : JikkoAohagane260
Availability : 5
Technical characteristics of Jikko Aohagane Tailor Shears 260 mm
Main product characteristics of Jikko Aohagane Tailor Shears made in Japan are as follows:
- Overall length: 260 mm
- Material: Blue Carbon Steel enriched with chrome and tungsten
- Maker: Jikko Cutlery, Japan
Why should I choose Jikko Aohagane Tailor Shears 260 mm?
Jikko Aohagane Tailor Shears are made from steel called Aohagane, Blue Carbon Steel enriched with chrome and tungsten. This sort of steel has an increased toughness and the production of hard carbide molecules. In other words, Blue Carbon Steel provides fine edge sharpness and superior edge retention. The blades made from Aohagane are known for the ability to stay sharp for a much longer time and to cut delicate products without damaging them. We would recommend Jikko Aohagane Tailor Shears for professionals heavily using their scissors or working with delicate fabrics. These shears come in 2 sizes, 240 mm and 260 mm.
Jikko Cutlery was found in 1900 in Sakai city, pref. Osaka. The iron forging tradition in Sakai started as early as in 5th century. But region’s golden age started in the 12th century, when making Samurai swords gained its popularity. For the next 600 years forging workshops in Sakai remained one of the main centers for producing Japanese best quality blades. Jikko Cutlery is proud to pass the traditions of making excellent blades through the generations of masters.