Inspired by Higonokami, a traditional Japanese folding pocket knife, Kacper Hamilton has designed Zai Higo folding pocket knife. It follow the same ideology as Higonokami, that is keep the knife function pure to one specific purpose.
There are 2 models of Higo, Zai Higo (8.52.0.E) is a folding pocket knife for everyday mountain life, while Zai Higo (46.42.0.N) is folding tool with 2 screw driver heads which are especially designed for adjusting ski bindings. Due to its smart design, you can easily open, lock or close this tool with one hand only, very practical and efficient when you are in challenging mountain conditions. The automatic locking mechanism features hidden magnets to ensure safe handling and storage. The body case is constructed from anodized aluminum and the blades are made from steel.
Designer : Kacper Hamilton