This is the replacement blade for the Universal Cut Kataba Saw (9-1/2") - Hand Made by Hishiki. These are finest Japanese saws that we carry. Hand made the old way in Japan by the Hishiki work shop including hand hardening of the entire blade, hand correction of blade warping and taper ground blade thickness as well as carefully hand filed and hand set teeth. The alloy-steel blade (hardened to Rc 59) features universal cut teeth making this a superb general purpose woodworking saw with excellent cross cut and rip cut performance. This Kataba Saw has the following key specifications:
Made in Japan.
- 9-1/2" Length of Blade
- 23" Overall Length with Handle
- 17 Teeth Per Inch
- 0.026" Blade Thickness by the teeth tapering to 0.021" by the steel back
- 0.0305" Kerf
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