Thinning shears

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Trimming Scissors, or Thinning Shears

Thinning shears or Trimming Scissors are sharp, light-duty scissors that are used to trim twigs and remove leaves from our Bonsai

They have long thin cutting blades to be able to slide into dense foliage and long handles to allow the cutting blades to positioned well into the foliage, without having to push or bend the fine branch tips away from the hands

Index to Bonsai Tools
Concave cutter | Knob cutter | Wire cutter | Wire plier | Branch splitter | Branch jack | Tweezers | Sieve | Root hook | Root cutter | Soil scoop | Chopsticks | Tamping trowel| Grafting knife | Whetstone | Graving set | Rotary grinder | Pull saw | Turntable
Shears and Scissors
Thinning shears | Decandling shears | Root shears | Leaf shears

Types of Pruning
Pruning | Drastic pruning | Defoliation |Pinching | Trunk chop | Thinning | Trimming | Root pruning | Root trimming | Decandling
Tools for Pruning
Concave cutters | Shears | Thinning shears | Decandling shears | Leaf trimmers | Scythe | Root cutters | Branch cutters | Spherical cutters | Knob cutters