Beautiful 36mm Keiju oire nomi (japanese bench chisel) hand forged from white steel #1 with Japanese red oak handle and a hammered hoop. With good edge retention, beautiful file work and a nice mat black forge skin, this is a high qua lity chisel that would serve you well for many years. It comes sharp and ready to use. Is 199mm long (7 13/16). Good condition with a bit of patina – ura in great condition. Descripton of Keiju from japan-tools. Com. Keiju is a very famous brand from Sanjyo Niigata. The blacksmith Nagayoshi Keizaburou is the second son of another very famous chisel maker Kikuhiromaru I. Elder brother Shouji took after his father and became Kiku-hiro-maru II (refer to Kiku-hiro-maru page for more information). Keiju had a very good reputation with its high quality chisels, and since Keizaburou has retired from health problem decades ago, many fans of his chisels especially the collectors are looking for the remaining stocks. Please feel free to ask any questions! The item “36mm white steel #1 Keiju oire nomi (japanese bench chisel) SHARP” is in sale since Saturday, February 6, 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