Phone: 510.409.0217
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Superior Japanese Hand Tools for Woodworking, Kitchen, Gardening and Grooming

New Business Hours: Tue - Sat  9 am - 5 pm (PST)  Sun & Mon Closed


All of the kama-kebiki, 100mm with magnet ($150), 150mm with magnet ($160) and 150mm with the double locks ($170) are out of stock. We have no information of the time frame for now.

Contact us to be on the waiting list. Please specify which one you'd like.


  • February 4, 2017 by N.Okada
    I like these better than metal scribes because of the larger size of the face, I can hold this easily with more stability against the wood and it slides with very little friction.
  • February 3, 2017 by N.Okada
    I have to admit, I like these marking gauges better than the much celebrated Tite-Mark Marking Gauge. ... Gasp! In the holy name of Chris Schwarz, why? Why? Well, I like the broad, flat face that allows for a more stable registration surface to slide along the side of the board that you are marking, and the wooden face has less friction than the brass that metal marking gauge... read more