These kanazuchi hammer heads are modeled after heads that Saign has imported from Japan, fitted with a signature SC Studios Osage orange handle sized to the head it holds. Every head is forged from 1045 and left in an unhardened as forged state, just as they would in Japan.
These hammers are made for carving, chasing, and inlay in the finest detail, just as the Japanese masters have for for centuries in the past.
Hammers could take up to 2 weeks to ship, usually sooner. If you are in a hurry, please contact Saign directly to check availability
Japanese kinko hammers
- Available in 4 sizes, or as a set at a discount Every handle is made of osage orange, a wood that is known to withstand the elements, age to a beautiful orange tone, and for its strength, ability to flex, and its resilient springiness. This combination allows for the handle to flex, recoil, and act as a whip, making chasing much more efficient and comfortable, while adding longevity to your artistic endeavors. It also absorbs harmful vibrations that can deteriorate your joints, and lead to injury. Weights are approximate