PKS - Tucana Herb Sickle
Not available for wholesale
Tucana is a herb sickle, used for clearing away undergrowth, gathering herbs, harvesting vegetables and salad leaves, or even for cutting mistletoe. The sharp bronze blade is spliced into the oiled ash handle.
Its hand-shaped blade has ben sharpened on both the concave inner and straight outer edges, to allow cutting with both inward and outward strokes. The outer blade is also used for cutting clean scions and notches when grafting.
It is not suitable for cutting older wood. As the blade is cut by hand, each sickle will be slightly different from the next. You may be able to see the lines from the grindstone, from when the blade was sharpened.
- Copper is rust free and naturally stays sharp over time
- Wipe clean with a damp cloth, dry thoroughly
- Condition handle with mineral oil if desired
- Handmade in Austria