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Niwaki S Type Hori Hori
  1. Niwaki S Type Hori Hori
  2. Niwaki S-Type Hori Hori with Canvas Sheath
  3. Niwaki S-Type Hori Hori + Leather Holster
  1. Niwaki S Type Hori Hori
  2. Niwaki S-Type Hori Hori with Canvas Sheath
  3. Niwaki S-Type Hori Hori + Leather Holster

Niwaki S-Type Hori Hori

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Everyone’s favourite weeding and planting tool, with a razor sharp, stainless steel knife-grade blade, serrated down one side for roots and what-nots, and a chunky beech wood handle for grip.

Tips

    As with all Hori Horis, these things are not absolutely invincible. DO NOT stick into hard ground and yank back hard - it will bend.

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    Niwaki S-Type Hori Hori“FORLOVERS” (14% off for Valentines day). 14% discount applied when added to basketAdd to Wishlist / Save for later
    Niwaki S-Type Hori Hori + Canvas Sheath“FORLOVERS” (14% off for Valentines day). 14% discount applied when added to basketAdd to Wishlist / Save for later
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    Niwaki Hori Hori Canvas Sheath
    • 73g
    • 285 x 75 x 25mm
    • 16oz Canvas
    • Made in China
    • In Stock - Available to dispatch worldwide, contact us for showroom stock availability
    Niwaki S-Type Hori Hori
    • 219g
    • 300 x 45 x 20mm
    • 170mm blades
    • Stainless Steel
    • Beech handles
    • Made in Sanjo, 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: Royal Mail tracked service - delivered by the postie, can be left in safe place, limited tracking info. Approx 2-5 working days.
    • £7.50: DHL, FedEx, or UPS tracked service typically delivered next working day by 6pm (excluding Sat/Sun and UK Bank Holidays) for orders received before 12pm GMT Mon–Fri (excluding UK 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.

    Caring For Your Tools

    Most of our sharp tools are made from carbon steel - this means they will, through regular use, stain (and eventually rust) and gradually lose their edge. Caring for them involves three things…

    1. Correct Use:

    • Japanese steel is hard and sharp, and can be more brittle than some people are used to - it will chip if abused
    • Do not cut wire, metal, stone, plastic or any other hard material (even bamboo fibres and some very hard woods, especially knots and burrs, can damage steel edges)
    • Do not twist or apply uneven pressure
    • Cut diagonally across branches (not straight across) so you cut along the fibres
    • Pay attention to our maximum cut dimensions, and don’t overdo it (shears are not loppers)
    • Use the base of the blades, not the tips, for heavier cuts

    2. Keeping Them Clean:

    • Remove leaf resin, rust and gunk with a Crean Mate and water
    • Dry, wipe over with Camellia oil and store in a dry place

    3. Keeping Them Sharp:

    New tools won’t need sharpening for some time, but after a while you’ll notice them gradually lose their edge, especially if you’re box clipping (you need REALLY sharp blades to get a good finish with box). Use the Niwaki Sharpening Stones for best results (#1000 grit is best for general sharpening).

    • Sharpen Secateurs every couple of weeks
    • Sharpen Shears and Topiary Clippers EVERY TIME you use them - the difference is amazing
    Essentials