Folding Pocket Budding Grafting Knife
Otter Messer, Solingen, folding pocket rose grafting knife, 118SW, made in Solingen, Germany. Measures 10 cm closed, 4 cm, chisel grind, C75 carbon steel, horticulture - budding blade. Brass handle liners, black synthetic handle scales. Grafting knife for roses with a specially shaped false edge behind the blade tip, used to lift the bark when inserting the plant graft. Note: carbon steel knives should be cleaned and oiled after use to prevent corrosion. Surface corrosion can be removed with fine sandpaper.