MICHIHAMONO

LIMITED RELEASE: 12mm JAPANESE SPOON GOUGE

$54.00
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WITH THEIR SPECIALIZED TIP, JAPANESE SPOON GOUGES ARE CURVED LIKE A SPOON AND ARE USEFUL FOR CLEARING GROOVES AND CARVING OUT ROUNDED CONCAVE SHAPES.  IF YOU ARE AN AVID CARVER,  THIS EXTRA-LONG BLADE EXTENDS UP INSIDE THE HANDLE ALLOWING YOU TO USE THIS TOOL FOR A VERY LONG TIME, JUST SHAVE THE HANDLE BACK LIKE A PENCIL.  

PRODUCED IN  MIKI CITY, A CITY RICH IN FORGING HISTORY AND KNOWN AS THE HOME OF BLADE-MAKING IN JAPAN,  EACH TOOL IS PRODUCED BY HAND BY PROFESSIONAL CRAFTSPEOPLE, WHO PAY THE UTMOST CARE TO QUALITY AND BLADE SHARPNESS. THIS RESULTS IN TOOLS THAT WILL LAST LONGER AND WON'T NEED TO BE SHARPENED AS OFTEN.  

BLADE: YASUKI BLUE STEEL LAMINATED TO SOFT STEEL. TOOLS MADE WITH YASUKI BLUE STEEL ARE KNOWN TO CUT BETTER, STAY SHARPER LONGER AND WHEN NEEDED, ARE EASIER TO SHARPEN.  

BLADE WIDTH: 12mm

HANDLE:  MADE OF JAPANESE CYPRESS, THE HANDLE IS LIGHTWEIGHT AND A TRUE JOY TO HOLD OVER LONG PERIODS OF TIME.  

TOOL LENGTH: 8.5"

TOOL CARE:  IT IS RECOMMENDED TO WIPE THE BLADE CLEAN AND TO APPLY A THIN COATING OF OIL TO THE BLADE AFTER EACH USE TO PROTECT THE BLADE FROM RUST.  TO PROTECT BLADE SHARPNESS, ALWAYS STORE THE TOOL WITH A BLADE GUARD OR IN A TOOL ROLL TO PREVENT CONTACT WITH OTHER STEEL.