Wazakura Bonsai Triangle Double Edge Jin Knife 8.2"(210 mm)
Size: L 8.26 x W 0.51 x H 0.47inch (L 210 x W 13 x H 12 mm)
Blade Length: 3 inch (79 mm)
Weight: 1.4 oz (41 g)
Material: Stainless Steel (Blade), Steel (Handle)
Origin: Made in Japan (Sanjo, Niigata prefecture)
【Made in Japan】
Real Japanese tools made by local artisans of Sanjo in Niigata Prefecture.
【Jin/Shari Tool, Deadwood Scraper】
Tool designed to create natural looking Jin and Shari on your bonsai. It can also be used for other wood carving, engraving or grafting purposes. Specially recommended for white pine bonsai.
【Triangle Shape, 2 Types of cut】
The triangle shape allows you to create fine cuts when using the tip and wider cuts when using the sides.
【How to Use】
Simply pull the edge of the blade across the bark to rapidly peel it off. This gives more control, it is safer than using traditional Western style chisels and put less stress on the roots of the tree since you do not need to hammer.
Bonsai Tool Basics: Jin & Shari Carving Tools
In this Bonsai Tool Basics episode, our collaborator Yusuke Ogawa explains different types of jin knives and shari carving tools for your bonsai tree. Because once you have mastered how to keep the tree alive, creating beautiful deadwood carvings is the logical next step in your bonsai journey. So do not be scared of this bonsai styling technique and learn today what tools you need to start right away with that bonsai woodwork!
WAZAKURA JAPAN TOOLS USED IN THIS VIDEO
・2-in-1 Jin Knife and Sickle for shohin bonsai
・Curved Jin Chisel
・Spear Shaped Jin Chisel
・Triangle Double Edge Jin Knife
・Double Edge Jin Knife