We carry a variety of Pruning Shears -- from Novice Grade European Style Pruners to Professional Pruners favored by professional nurserymen and landscapers. Many are suitable for harvesting and thinning fruit, flowers, grapes, etc., as well as for Bonsai.
#120 Professional Thinning / Pruning Shears
This professional-quality thinning shear is drop forged with triangulated high carbon laminated steel blades which hold up exceptionally well to extended harvesting and thinning of fruit and flowers. Pivot has heavy duty adjusting nut. A convenient metal clip latches with a single-handed action. Finished in black gun metal with polished blades. 2 1/4" blade, 8" overall
#121 ME-KIRI THINNING SHEARS
This intermediate quality thinning shear is drop forged with high-carbon steel. Similar to our #120 shear, but with conventional scissor-type blades, at a lower cost. Finished in black gun metal with polished blades and leather clip. In clear vinyl pouch. 2" blade, 7 1/2" overall length.
#122 Me-Kiri Thinning / Pruning Shears
This intermediate quality thinning shear is drop forged with high-carbon steel. Similar to our #120 shear, but with conventional scissor-type blades, at a lower cost. Finished in black gun metal with polished blades and leather clip. 2" blade, 7 1/2" overall
#131 Light Duty Thinning / Pruning Shear
This, our least expensive shear, is designed especially for grape thinning but works well general floral and bonsai. Rounded tips allow them to be readily pocketed. 2" blade, 7 1/2" overall.
#133 MEDIUM DUTY THINNING SHEARS
This shear is a heavier duty version of our #131 Shear, from the weight of the blades to the red handles that are riveted, rather than welded. In Japanese blister pak. 2" blades, 7 1/2" overall length.
#135 Intermediate Grade By-Pass Pruner
This is a better quality European Style Pruner at a reasonable price. Strong but light weight aluminum body with red vinyl coated, ergonomic handles for comfort, particulary in cooler climates. Tempered cutlery steel blade is Teflon®-coated and replaceable. Cushioned stops. In English blister pack. 2" blade, 8" overall. #135B Replacement Blade
#136 Novice Grade European Style Pruner
This is a good quality European Style Pruner at an economy price. Strong but light weight aluminum body with handles that are red-vinyl coated for comfort. Tempered cutlery steel blades are easily replaceable. In English blister pack. 2" blade, 8" overall. 136B Replacement Blade
#141 & #142 Professional By-Pass Pruners
These Professional quality shears are made in Japan by Kamaki. Both blades are single piece SK-5 steel construction, hard chrome plated, with the cutting blade hollow-ground to reduce binding and gumming. The red plastic handles are die-cast aluminum for exceptional comfort, with non-slip plastic applied to the upper handle. Delrin clip latch for single-hand locking, locking castle nut on the pivot for superior blade control and plastic stops cushion closings. #141 - Small - 7" Overall, 1 3/4" blade accepts 3/4" diam. stock #141B - Replacement Blade #142 - Standard - 8" Overall, 2" blade accepts 7/8" diam. stock #142B - Replacement Blade
#143 Anvil Pruner
Our Anvil pruning shear is by Saboten, a quality Japanese manufacturer. The entire blade is high carbon cutlery steel and coated with Teflon-S® for easy cleaning, rust resistance, and gum-free cutting. Additional features include a Delrin locking latch, a patented oil less pivot that reduces friction and cutting effort, and a stainless steel body with a non-slip plastic coating over the handles. Accepts 3/4" stock. In English blister pack. 1 3/4" blade, 8" overall.
#145 SABOTEN THINNING SHEARS
Heavy gauge, high carbon steel blades with Du Pont Teflon® coating minimize friction, provide smooth, clean cuts, and maintain exceptionally sharp edges with long life. The pivot has a Duracon® washer to provide unusually smooth operation, and eliminate the need for lubrication. A safety latch secures blades when not in use and chrome plating minimizes corrosion. Comfortable plastic handle with convenient hand strap.
Available in Pink (145P) or Yellow (145Y) 1 3/4" blade, 7 1/4" overall length.
#146 Saboten Professional By-Pass Pruner
This shear is in Sabotens' Professional "Ne-Plus Ultra" series. Similar in construction to our #145 pruning shear, but of heavier gauge steel. The cutting blade is Teflon® coated, and the narrow by-pass blade is hard chrome plated. Comfortable orange plastic handles with non-slip rubber grip, safety latch, and hand strap.
#146B Replacement Blade.
#147 Saboten 1210 Thinning Shears
Lower cost, and slightly lighter weight version of our 145 Shears, with Teflon® coating, Duracon® Pivot washer, and safety latch. Comfortable orange plastic handles with safety latch & hand strap. 1 3/4" blade, 7 1/4" overall
#3184 KENGYU THINNING SHEAR
This Kengyu brand thinning shear presents good quality at a most cost effective price. Red & white plastic handles are spring-loaded with wire locking clip. 2” blade; 7 1/2” overall length