TOBISHO left-handed A-Type secateurs for precision pruning. The left-handed model switches the anvil and blade. It retains the unique capabilities of the SR-1 and is hand-forged from Hitachi YCS-3 steel.
TOBISHO secateurs are hand-forged in the city of Yamagata, which is famous for its blacksmithing and iron casting. Mr. Yasuhito Tobitsuka is the 8th and current Master Blacksmith of TOBISHO. The company has a history of more than 200 years, with 80 years and three generations of specialisation in secateurs and pruning shears. TOBISHO secateurs are hand-forged in a slow heating process from single pieces of high-quality Japanese steel, and are therefore exceptionally sturdy with a sharp cutting edge.