Very nice set of 42mm and 36mm Keiju oire nomi (japanese bench chisels) hand forged form white steel #1 with Japanese red oak handles and hammered hoops. Comes razor sharp and ready to use. The 42mm is 205mm (8 1/16) long and the 36mm is 199mm long (7 13/16). Keiju is a famous brand, known for its high quality chisels. These chisels were made by the previous blacksmith of the brand, Nagayoshi Keizaburou, who was the brother of the blacksmith behind the second generation of Kikuhiromaru. Good condition with some patina and a few spots of surface rust, that could easily be removed. The ura on both chisels is in great condition. The chisels are sharpened slightly skewed to the left by the previous owner. It could be corrected over a few sharpening sessions. Please feel free to ask any questions! The item “Vintage 42mm and 36mm Keiju oire nomi (japanese bench chisel) SHARP” is in sale since Sunday, January 10, 2021. This item is in the category “Collectibles\Tools, Hardware & Locks\Tools\Carpentry, Woodworking\Chisels”. The seller is “knud-sila” and is located in Copenhagen. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Featured Refinements: Japanese Chisel
- Modified Item: No
- Country/Region of Manufacture: Japan
- Original/Reproduction: Vintage Original
- Brand: Keiju