Onoyoshi Hamono おの義刃物 剪定鋏 片手刈込鋏 太型 ガード付 270mm ● Forged and handmade pruning shears that continue to preserve tradition while pursuing new design and ease of use. ● For cutting buds like on topiary bushes. ● The concave finish reduces the clogging of the blade due to sap and tree tar. Approximately 27cm (10.6in) Blade Length 115mm (4.5in) Material: steel Country of Origin: Japan Comes with 1 replacement spring *Because it is handmade with natural materials, the shape, color, and size may differ slightly from the photo. Care *Keep the shears dry after use *Remove dirt frequently *In case of sharpening, don't sharpen the back of the blade *Create a backing angle at the tip that should be about 15 to 20°. The size of the backing should be 0.3 to 0.5 mm (0.011in to 0.019in). *Apply oil to all moving parts of the blades.