A quality Japanese Kusakichi 3 tine hand hoe forged in one solid head piece. Made of high carbon steel, the fork prong blades of this hoe are very sharp & cuts tough weeds & roots with ease. The hoe is also good for harvesting & cultivating soil. The blades are slightly curved which will help dig into the soil easily. The blades are also easy to resharpen when the need arises. It is also a good idea to tap in the wedge on the top of the handle occasionally, since the hardwood handle may expand & shrink over time due to moisture. Kusakichi - Yoshida Hamano. Made in Japan.
Hardwick & Sons is pleased to offer quality tools from Japan for the many people who desire special & well-crafted tools. The wide variety of Japanese products that we offer come from the many craftsmen & toolmakers in Japan who have a special dedication to their skillful craft & art of toolmaking.
About Carbon Steel
High carbon steel is tougher & harder than stainless steels, making it ideal & desirable for applications where durability is required & where frequent regrinding is needed. Carbon steels are more durable & have razor-sharp edges, & is easy to re-sharpen as well when the need arises.
Product Width of Blades Length of Blades
Model # Japanese Garden Hoe 3" 4" 15 - 1/2"HWX8X