Japanese Chisel Nomi Carpenter Tool Set of 13 Hand Tool wood working #215. Thank you for viewing my item.There is an engraving on the wooden handle. This is the engraving of the previous owner. This chisel has been carefully used by a professional carpenter. ----- Slender chisels are called "mukoumachi". They are made for making fittings. The cross section is a precise rectangle.
Especially, "Double Mukoumachi" is one of the most difficult chisels for blacksmiths to make. The cutting edge has been completed to basic sharpening (#E1000 whetstone). Stuki, Ooire, Mukoumachi, Duble Mukoumachi. The "Nihon Mukoumachi" is a testament to the craftsmanship of the blacksmith.
It is used to dig two grooves for sliding doors, etc. It is so rare that it is even worth owning. Blade is coated with blade oil.Wooden handle is coated with beeswax. Gross weight of chisel: 4.29 lb. Return is accepted if only the item is different from item's description. We do not mark merchandise values below value or mark items as "gifts" - US and International government regulations prohibit such behavior. We can assure you that we will pack the item carefully to avoid any damages during the transit. (Monday-Saturday) Emails will not be answered Sunday or holidays. Thank you for your understanding. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Tools, Hardware & Locks\Tools\Carpentry, Woodworking\Chisels". The seller is "jpn-vintage" and is located in this country: JP. This item can be shipped worldwide.