Shisato Orion Lefty

Shisato Orion Lefty True Left Handed Swivel Thumb Shear
Shisato Orion Lefty True Left Handed Swivel Thumb Shear

Shisato Orion Lefty

389.00

The Shisato Orion Lefty is a true left handed Japanese shear with a 360 degree, ergonomic swivel thumb.

  • Japanese V-10 Cobalted stainless steel
  • Premium quality hand-forged Japanese shear
  • True-left handed shear - the sharp edge of the top blade is on the left-hand side of the blade or points to the left
  • Ergonomic shear has a crane handle design for the most natural hand positioning
  • Maximum spacing between the thumb and finger rings to prevent cramping when closing the shears
  • 360 degree swiveling thumb that allows the stylist to use any cutting technique or position with the least strain on the hand, elbow, shoulder or back
  • A double swivel can be added for more flexibility
  • Can make an enormous difference to anyone suffering from carpal tunnel, tendonitis, shoulder or back pain
  • Swivel thumb can be 'locked" in position
  • Convex edge and hollow-ground blades
  • Orion Lefty available in 5”, 5.5”, 6”
  • Also available in a thinner-blender
  • 5" Weight: 1.4 ounces
  • 5.5" Weight: 1.7 ounces
  • 6" Weight: 1.9 ounces

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Caralee of The Scissor Mall answers the question: what is a true-left handed shear? Many stylists have been told that a right handed shear flipped over, is a left handed shear, but it is not. For a true left handed scissor, the sharp edge of the top blade is on the left-hand side of the blade or points to the left.