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Superior Black Carbon Steel Bonsai Tools

Exclusive to Kaizen Bonsai and aimed at the discerning bonsai enthusiast we are pleased to offer these carbon steel black finish bonsai tools. Modelled on the same patterns as our polished stainless steel bonsai tools the black tool is engineered to the same high quality but without the more expensive hand polished finish.

Kaizen Bonsai Black Carbon Steel tools

Cast from Japanese high carbon steel with laminated cutting edges the base construction of these tools guarantees a lifetime of use. Each tool is hand assembled and finished. With precision grinding throughout the mechanical action is supremely strong and holds the cutting edges in perfect alignment even under extreme pressure. Finally the whole tool is stress relieved by polishing all edges prior to the application of an etched black finish. You will not want to put these tools away they are such a delight to hold.

These tools are unique to Kaizen Bonsai Ltd and are not available anywhere else in the U.K. Buying directly from the factory has enabled us to offer these fantastic tools at amazing wholesale prices direct to you. Compare our prices to other retailers then come back and pick up an absolute bargain! Our bonsai tools are of the very highest quality, second to none and we guarantee you will be delighted.

Enhance the time you spend working with bonsai. You will only ever need to buy these bonsai tools once. Make a friend for life, give a pair a home!

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  1. Fine Bonsai Pruning Shears - Carbon Steel Bonsai Tools

    Fine Bonsai Pruning Shears - Carbon Steel Bonsai Tools

    £16.00

    • Fine long handle Bonsai pruning shears
    • Black carbon steel
    • Suitable for cutting shoots, leaves and lignified twigs up to 3mm diameter.
    • 180mm Overall length.
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  2. Japanese Bonsai Repotting & Root Pruning Sickle

    Large Japanese Bonsai Repotting & Root Pruning Sickle

    £32.95

    • Bonsai re-potting sickle
    • Use to release trees from bonsai pots with in-turned rim
    • 260mm overall length. Carbon steel 85mm blade
    • Kikuwa brand, made in Japan
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  3. Bonsai Branch Cutter - Large CURVED Blade

    Bonsai Branch Cutter - Large CURVED Blade - Carbon Steel Bonsai Tools

    £36.00

    • Black carbon steel Curved blade Bonsai branch cutter
    • Suitable for cutting lignified twigs and smaller branches up to 8-10mm
    • 200mm Overall length
    • A beautifully finished high quality bonsai tool
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  4. Curved Bonsai Jin Pliers - Carbon Steel Bonsai Tools

    Curved Bonsai Jin Pliers - Carbon Steel Bonsai Tools

    £32.00

    • Curved head jin plier for bonsai work
    • Perfect for lifting and peeling wood fibres
    • A great tool to assist in applying or removing training wire
    • Serrated jaws approx 30mm jaw depth
    • 227mm Overall length
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  5. Long Handle Bonsai Pruning Shears - Carbon Steel Bonsai Tools

    Long Handle Bonsai Pruning Shears - Carbon Steel Bonsai Tools

    £16.00

    • Long handle Bonsai pruning shears
    • Black carbon steel
    • Suitable for cutting shoots, leaves and twigs up to 5mm diameter.
    • 210mm Overall length.
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  6. General Purpose Bonsai Pruning Shears - Carbon Steel Bonsai Tools

    General Purpose Bonsai Pruning Shears - Carbon Steel Bonsai Tools

    £16.00

    • General purpose Bonsai pruning shears
    • Black cabon steel
    • Suitable for cutting green shoots, roots and lignified twigs up to 6mm diameter.
    • 200mm Overall length.
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  7. Bonsai Root Pruning Shears - Carbon Steel Bonsai Tools

    Bonsai Root Pruning Shears - Carbon Steel Bonsai Tools

    £16.00

    • Bonsai root pruning shears
    • Black carbon steel
    • Suitable for cutting lignified twigs and roots up to 8-10mm diameter.
    • 190mm Overall length.
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  8. Bonsai Branch Cutter Small- Carbon Steel Bonsai Tools

    Bonsai Branch Cutter Small - Carbon Steel Bonsai Tools

    £28.00

    • Small Bonsai Branch Cutter
    • Black carbon steel 
    • Suitable for cutting lignified twigs and smaller branches up to 8-10mm.
    • 170mm Overall length
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  9. Bonsai Branch Cutter Large- Carbon Steel Bonsai Tools

    Bonsai Branch Cutter Large - Carbon Steel Bonsai Tools

    £30.00

    • Large straight blade Bonsai branch cutter
    • Black carbon steel
    • Suitable for dressing cuts up to 12mm
    • 210mm Overall length
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  10. Bonsai Knob Cutter Large - Carbon Steel Bonsai Tools

    Bonsai Knob Cutter Large - Carbon Steel Bonsai Tools

    £30.00

    • Large Bonsai Knob Cutter
    • Black carbon steel
    • Suitable for dressing cuts up to 18mm
    • 210mm Overall length
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  11. Bonsai Knob Cutter Small - Carbon Steel Bonsai Tools

    Bonsai Knob Cutter - Small- Carbon Steel Bonsai Tools

    £28.00

    • Small Bonsai Knob Cutter
    • Black carbon steel
    • Cuts up to 9mm wide in soft wood like pine
    • 170mm Overall length.
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  12. Bonsai Wire Cutter Small - Carbon Steel Bonsai Tools

    Bonsai Wire Cutter Small - Carbon Steel Bonsai Tools

    £24.00

    • Small Bonsai Wire Cutter
    • Black carbon steel 
    • Suitable for cutting wires from 0.6>4mm in Aluminium and 0.6>2.5mm in copper.
    • 175mm Overall length.
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  13. Bonsai Wire Cutter Large - Carbon Steel Bonsai Tools

    Bonsai Wire Cutter Large - Carbon Steel Bonsai Tools

    £30.00

    • Black carbon steel Bonsai Wire Cutter
    • Suitable for cutting wires from 0.6>6mm in Aluminium and 0.6>4mm in copper.
    • 210mm Overall length
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  14. Bonsai Jin & Wire Pliers Pliers - Carbon Steel Bonsai Tools

    Bonsai Jin & Wire Pliers Pliers - Carbon Steel Bonsai Tools

    £30.00

    • Black carbon steel bonsai jin & wire pliers
    • Perfect for lifting and peeling wood fibres
    • A great tool to assist in applying or removing training wire
    • Serrated jaws approx 30mm jaw depth
    • 210mm Overall length
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  15. Large Bonsai Branch & Trunk Splitter - Carbon Steel Bonsai Tools

    Large Bonsai Branch & Trunk Splitter - Carbon Steel Bonsai Tools

    £48.00

    • Large bonsai branch & trunk splitter
    • Black carbon steel
    • Suitable for splitting branches up to 24mm diameter
    • 266mm Overall length
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  16. Bonsai Trunk/Branch Splitter - Carbon Steel Bonsai Tools

    Bonsai Trunk/Branch Splitter - Carbon Steel Bonsai Tools

    £30.00

    • Bonsai branch splitter
    • High carbon laminated cutting edges
    • Resilient etched black finish
    • Virtually indestructible, a tool for life!  
    • 195mm Overall length.
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  17. Small Bonsai Wire Cutting Scissors

    Small Bonsai Wire Cutting Scissors - Carbon Steel Bonsai Tools

    £8.00

    • Small bonsai wire cutting scissors
    • Black carbon steel
    • Cuts 2mm aluminium or 1.5mm copper wire
    • 118mm Overall length
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  18. Japanese Garden Tools - Draw Hoe

    Japanese Garden Tools - Draw Hoe

    £23.67

    • Top quality hand built Japanese garden tools
    • Hand forged head built from high carbon steel
    • Super strong hardwood handle
    • 440mm Overall length
    • A joy to use for a multitude of garden tasks
    • You'll wonder how you ever managed without this great tool!
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  19. Japanese Garden Tools - Hand Cultivator

    Japanese Garden Tools - Hand Cultivator

    £23.67

    • Top quality hand built Japanese garden tools
    • Hand forged head built from high carbon steel
    • Super strong hardwood handle
    • 360mm Overall length
    • A joy to use for a multitude of garden tasks
    • You'll wonder how you ever managed without this great tool!
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  20. Japanese Garden Tools - Hand Mattock

    Japanese Garden Tools - Hand Mattock

    £23.67

    • Top quality hand built Japanese garden tools
    • Hand forged head built from high carbon steel
    • Super strong hardwood handle
    • 360mm Overall length
    • A joy to use for a multitude of garden tasks
    • You'll wonder how you ever managed without this great tool!
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  21. Extra Large Bonsai Branch Cutter - Carbon Steel Bonsai Tools

    Extra Large Bonsai Branch Cutter - Carbon Steel Bonsai Tool

    £48.00

    • Extra large bonsai branch cutter
    • Very strong construction makes large cuts with ease
    • Black carbon steel
    • Suitable for dressing cuts up to 20mm
    • 280mm Overall length
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  22. Bonsai Fine Twig Cutter - Carbon Steel Bonsai Tools

    Bonsai Fine Twig Cutter - Carbon Steel Bonsai Tools

    £30.00

    • Perfect for tidying up intricate twig structure
    • Black carbon steel Bonsai
    • Suitable for cutting lignified twigs and smaller branches up to 7mm
    • 180mm Overall length
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  23. Bonsai Knob Cutter X Large- Carbon Steel Bonsai Tools

    Extra Large Bonsai Knob Cutter - Carbon Steel Bonsai Tools

    £48.00

    • Extra large bonsai knob cutter
    • Very strong construction makes large cuts with ease
    • Black carbon steel
    • Suitable for dressing cuts up to 24mm
    • 280mm Overall length
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  24. Bonsai Wood Carving Spoon Gouge

    Bonsai Wood Carving Spoon Gouge

    £14.95

    • Available in two blade widths 7mm & 10mm
    • 195mm Overall length.
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  25. Heavy Duty Bonsai Root Shears

    Heavy Duty Bonsai Root Shears

    £24.75

    • Black carbon steel Bonsai root shears
    • Suitable for cutting lignified twigs and roots up to 10mm diameter
    • Powerful shears with a full hand grip
    • 170mm Overall length.
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  26. Bonsai Wire Scissors - Carbon Steel Bonsai Tools

    Bonsai Wire Scissors - Carbon Steel Bonsai Tools

    £16.00

    • Long handled Bonsai wire cutter
    • Black carbon steel
    • Suitable for cutting wires from 0.6>3mm in Aluminium and 0.6>2mm in copper.
    • 160mm Overall length.
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  27. Japanese Garden Tools - Digging Pick / Mattock

    Japanese Garden Tools - Digging Pick / Mattock

    £23.67

    • Top quality hand built Japanese garden tools
    • Hand forged head built from high carbon steel
    • Super strong hardwood handle
    • 360mm Overall length
    • A joy to use for a multitude of garden tasks
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  28. Steel Chopstick & Weeder Bonsai Tool

    Steel Chopstick & Weeder Bonsai Tool

    £7.50

    • Steel chopstick & weeder
    • A really useful little tool
    • 180mm overall length
    • Carbon steel with a knurled grip
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  29. Bonsai Pruning Scissors - Vine Scissors - Spring Loaded Japanese

    Bonsai Pruning Scissors - Vine Scissors - Spring Loaded Japanese

    £14.85

    • Made in Japan
    • 183mm overall length, 50mm blade length
    • Perfect weight spring makes extended use very easy
    • Perfect for a whole host of pruning jobs and craft work
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  30. Bonsai Tool Cleaning Block

    Bonsai Tool Cleaner - Flexible Abrasive Block

    £5.50

    • Flexible rubber abrasive block
    • Removes sap and rust leaving tools clean ready to use
    • 40x50x20mm overall size
    • 120 grit fine abrasive
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  31. Ryuga 3 in 1 Bonsai Shears - Black Carbon Steel Bonsai Tools

    Ryuga 3 in 1 Bonsai Shears - Black Carbon Steel Bonsai Tools

    £36.00

    • Ryuga 3 in 1 shears
    • Brushed black carbon steel finish
    • 206mm overall length
    • Cuts wire up to 3mm
    • Cuts twigs up to 7mm (in the back of the blade)
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