Each and sickle and hoe is formed for specific types of soil and depth of digging, and is even produced for left or right handed use. While he hand forges each tool, his work is embedded with economy, simplicity and elegance. Tool edge retains sharpness for ≈ 2-3 seasons of normal use.
handle: chestnut or oak wood, sun-dried for years to achieve the right weight and water resistance. Blade: made from the strong spring steel used in the auto industry to prevent warping.
L: 11.5" x W: 4.75"
No need to sharpen before 2-3 years of regular use. After which point, sharpen by hand, using a honing stone. Avoid use on hard surfaces. Wipe clean with soft cloth or use water only. Clean and dry thoroughly to prevent rust. To store, dry and lightly oil the surface.
You can select your shipping preferences during checkout. We offer UPS Ground or Next Day Air and USPS Priority Mail and Priority Mail Express. We offer local delivery within five miles of the shop. Orders generally ship out within 3 business days of the order being placed. You will receive an email with tracking information once your order is shipped.
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