Higonokami is the most famous folding knife in Japan. Now Higonokami is famous for outdoor knife all over the world. Because Higonokami is light weight, simple design,durableness, various colors and blade lengths, Japanese high quality steel for knife and 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: 3.75" / 95mm
Length Open: 8.5"
Handle: Black Finish Stainless
Weight: 60 g
Locking System: Friction Lock
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.