Higonokami is the most famous folding knife in Japan. This traditional Japanese style folder is famous for outdoor knife all over the world because it is lightweight, simple design and durable, also available in various colors and blade lengths. Built with Japanese high-quality steel for the knife with the best price.
Currently, all Higonokami are handmade by artisan craftsman Mr. Mitsuo Nagao, the fifth generation of Higonokami maker.
Higonokami is patented. Although there are plenty of people trying to copy the design, Mr. Nagao is the only person on earth that is allowed to make the original Higonokami knife.
Blade Material: SK5
Blade Length: 2.625" / 65mm
Length Closed: 3.625"
Length Open: 6.25"
Handle: Silver Finish Stainless
Weight: 23 g
Locking System: Friction
Made in Japan
What is SK5 Steel?
SK5 steel is produced for tools and weapons where their edge and high performance can be counted on for demanding tasks.
Its property is similar to the American 1080 steel. On the HRC scale, it goes up to 65, which makes it very hard steel. It is a good, tough blade with high edge-holding ability.