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  1. Okatsune Folding Saw
  2. Okatsune Folding Saw
  3. Okatsune Folding Saw Replacement Blade
  1. Okatsune Folding Saw
  2. Okatsune Folding Saw
  3. Okatsune Folding Saw Replacement Blade

Okatsune Folding Saw

Great little garden saw for your back pocket.

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Japanese saws cut on the pull stroke, not the push, giving you much more control than you get with western-style saws. The blades are thinner too, meaning you get a thinner kerf (the cut in the wood) with less effort. Can’t be bad. Handy little saw to have in your double holster, for emergency pruning when your secateurs won’t do, and you don’t have loppers handy.

Not recommended for ambitious, heavy duty jobs- you need the Bakuma saws for that!

Tips

    Go easy - folding saws are not as robust as their fixed-blade siblings.

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    Replacement BladeFree delivery for orders over $100.00*Add to Wishlist
    Replacement Blade + Saw HolsterFree delivery for orders over $100.00*Add to Wishlist
    SawFree delivery for orders over $100.00*Add to Wishlist
    Saw + Saw HolsterFree delivery for orders over $100.00*Add to Wishlist
    Okatsune Folding Saw • Replacement Blade
    • 54g
    • 180mm blades
    • Carbon Steel
    • Made in Onomichi, Japan
    • In Stock - Available to dispatch worldwide, contact us for showroom stock availability
    Okatsune Folding Saw • Saw
    • 138g
    • 390 x 20 x 36mm
    • 220mm folded length
    • 170mm blades
    • Max cut Ø30mm
    • Plastic handles
    • Made in Onomichi, Japan
    • In Stock - Available to dispatch worldwide, contact us for showroom stock availability
    Saw Holster
    • 114g
    • 265 x 84mm
    • 3mm Leather
    • Made in China
    • In Stock - Available to dispatch worldwide, contact us for showroom stock availability
    Delivery

    UK: (excluding Tripod Ladders)

    • Free delivery for orders over £100*
    • £4.00: 48 Tracked with Royal Mail - delivered by the postie, can be left in safe place, limited tracking info. Approx 2-4 working days.
    • £7.50: FedEx Tracked service delivered next working day for orders received before 1pm GMT Mon–Fri (ex Bank Holidays).

    Global: (excluding Tripod Ladders)

    • Free delivery for orders over £/$/€100*
    • Price depends on location - adjust the COUNTRY tab in your basket to see the price.
    • We use DHL, FedEx, or UPS, and we’ll email you the tracking info.

    *Customs fees may apply and are estimated during checkout. Surcharges may apply to some larger or heavier items to some areas.
    * Please note Niwaki are not responsible for any import duty, taxes or fees incurred and these will be will be collected by our courier during customs clearance — For EU countries, when possible DHL will provide an estimate on the order confirmation page.

    Saw Care

    Japanese Pruning Saws are great. They cut on the pull stroke, not the push, which means the blade is under less pressure when cutting, and uses less energy, resulting in a far cleaner, faster cut. They whizz through green wood, but the blades are more fragile than traditional western saws and incorrect use can result in damage.

    • Use a smooth, gentle sawing action, doing the cutting on the pull, and gliding back on the push
    • Don’t let the weight of the branch pinch or catch the blade
    • Don’t twist the blade while sawing
    • Don’t use a small saw for a large job. Treat 1/3 of the length of the blade as the absolute maximum sensible cutting diameter
    • Don’t use a large saw for a small job. A 12" blade will happily cut a 1/2" branch, providing the branch is rigid - but most 1/2" branches move around a lot, and don’t allow for accurate sawing. Use Secateurs or Loppers instead
    • Don’t blame us if you snap the blade. Blades snap through misuse and poor handling, neither of which are covered under the warranty!

    Saw Diameter Diagram

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