These usu-style slick chisels are a push chisel with a thin blade, used for cleaning mortises or smoothing surfaces. The blade is single hollow. Applying Camellia oil regularly on the blade is recommended for rust free longevity of the tool. Oil sold separately. Some photos may show multiple chisels to show variance in blade size width, but this offer is only for individual chisel.
Fujihiro brand chisels are hand forged by Chutaro Imai, a blacksmith who has been making chisels almost 50 years and is located in Sanjo City, Niigata prefecture.
Type of steel:White steel laminated to soft iron
Overall length: 13.1"
Handle length: 7.1"
Length of neck to blade edge: 6"
Handle wood: Red oak
Sometimes demand exceeds supply, and the item would be on backorder. You will be advised and informed accordingly if this is the case. I will be in contact with you and follow up as to how to proceed.