Trunk splitters serve a vary specialized purpose. Their shape allows you to make a deep cut directly in the center of thicker branches. By doing so, it will enable you to relieve some pressure on the branch and make it easier to bend it. Trunk splitters can also be used to create gouges in the main portion of the trunk to promote thickening of the root base. Overall length of the trunk splitter is approximately 8 inches.
- Material: Carbon Steel
- Origin: Made in Japan
- Level: Advanced
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