Hey you guys(and ladies), where am I suppose to go to find one of them nifty higonomaki knives that he occasionally see here? If you just wait a while, I'm sure he'll get some more in. [–]camaroXpharaoh[S] 1 point2 points3 points 6 years ago (0 children). Feel free to engage in discussion on anything with a blade. Visit kniferights.org to protect the right to own and carry knives everywhere in the U.S. r/KnifeDeals Find and share deals on all kinds of knives and get up to date with all the newest knives when they come on the market. They have SK steel instead of Blue Steel blades however. Personally, I don't care for the generic higonaifus. 00. 4.0 out of 5 stars 1. Anybody have any experience with Higonokami or Higonaifu? Higonokami Folding Knife – SK Steel 120mm Black. Only 1 left in stock - order soon. Work knives, tactical knives, kitchen knives, fixed-blades and folders; scissors, hatchets, machetes, or multitools—we're not picky! I can help you a little with the Higonokami, not so much the Higonaifu. Thank you to all those who helped, and we look forward to another one soon! It is one of the largest webstores to be looked for great deals and discounts on Higonokami Knives and accessories. I can help you a little with the Higonokami, not so much the Higonaifu. http://www.ohyasuya.co.jp/factorybrands/hattori/fix/aigohigo.html. /r/Bladesmith Anything related to bladesmithing, a place welcome to everyone, from master artisans to beginners. I'm also wondering where to buy either of them? Free shipping on many items | Browse your favorite brands | affordable prices. If it's not somehow a piece of shit and is as good as it looks, I'd definitely pull the trigger on it right now. I have a couple Higonaifu's and a Higonokami. Only 2 left in stock - order soon. The tradition of making Higonokami Knives is further followed by two Japanese artists Nagao and Miyamoto. Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts. The Higo no Kami folding knife has a long history in Japan dating back to the late 19th century. Log In Sign Up. Get low prices on Higonokami knives & folding knives. [–]HuruHaraBlunt Parang 0 points1 point2 points 6 years ago (0 children). It just seems finding a retailer that gives comparisons on different models/makers is difficult. Nagao Higonokami knives have been made for generations. Discussion, pictures, and advice on bladed tools of all kinds. /r/EDCexchange For trading things you don't keep in your pockets anymore. Probably just as good, but I don't know that. When the Samurai were relieved of their function the blacksmiths started making, amongst others, Higonokami knives. Using materials such as Hitachi Blue Steel and crafting such as hand forging and hammering, Nagao Higonokami blades stand as an example of quality and dedication. Higonokami or higonaifu? This includes posting personal info such as Facebook and trolling. Advanced Filter Options. FREE Shipping by Amazon. I just discovered these very charming Japanese friction folders. Constantly in search of something I probably already have. Imagine if there was only one guy still working at Buck making classic lock back folders, but lots of people buying upscale Duck style folding knives made in Alaska from Canadian steel. Our Posting Policy: Treat the other readers with courtesy and respect. I know that it is really only 20 dollars so I was wondering if it will really hold up for the price, and if the material is good for the price. The SK monosteel ones are going to be the most crude, the Aogami Warikomi (blue steel laminated) ones will be a little better, and the best will be the Hon Warikomi (white steel laminated - I don't know why they use that kanji). FREE Shipping by Amazon. 00. What are downsides to it? New here? I'm not going to collect them, I'll probably get two at the most, a higonaifu and a Higonokami. So there isn't really "genuine" or "fake". I'm looking at the 85mm version for $45. FREE Shipping by Amazon. Rendered by PID 5005 on r2-app-0049504ff951c6212 at 2020-12-22 23:46:34.605906+00:00 running 6abf2be country code: US. Well I'm referring specifically to the 85mm version, that's big enough for me. This type of knife is one the the oldest traditional knife styles in production today. Oh I assumed it was the same on your knife. Thanks for the detailed response! Filter By. I'll probably take your advice and buy both, but for now just a higonaifu. The big catch is the size. The site may not work properly if you don't, If you do not update your browser, we suggest you visit, Press J to jump to the feed. Higonokami Folding Knife – SK Steel 100mm Black 3.9 out of 5 stars 16. For selling and swapping your knives. Read Our Welcome Thread. Rules will be fair and opinions will be listened to. 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