tools-for-satoyama-mekugi-nuki-2

Forged Mekugi Nuki (Large)

$50

Steel from the retired charcoal kiln re-purposed into portable mekugi-nuki tools. Length is around 3-5″.

Out of stock

Product Description

Used to remove the bamboo peg from a nihonto or fusion style handle, this handy and portable mekugi-nuki tool can be carried in a pocket or attached to a keychain. Various sizes range 3-5″ long, may be tapped with a small mallet, wood block, or hammer. Flat side may be used for pressure fit and release depending on mekugi shape. Narrow tip fits standard tanto and kotanto. Also available in a shorter version.

Hand forged from steel reclaimed from the retired charcoal making kiln, decorated with forged texture and a hot stamped logo. Finished with 100% pure tung oil.

Material: Reclaimed charcoal kiln component steel.

IslandBlacksmith: Hand crafted Japanese inspired tanto and fusion style knives.

IslandBlacksmith: Hand crafted Japanese inspired tanto and fusion style knives.

Process

IslandBlacksmith: Hand crafted Japanese inspired tanto and tools.

IslandBlacksmith: Hand crafted Japanese inspired tanto and tools.