Shakuhachi Bamboo Information
I make all my shakuhachi flutes from MADAKE bamboo either hand picked by me, or for me from Japan and China.
Looking at Moso bamboo in Kyoto in 2003. Moso is generally too big and has too many nodes.
Here are the three Hanko Stamps used in my shop. below is the one used on my professional level instruments and Chikusing Models. It is my Chinese name and reads Yung Hai Wah - Yung Ocean Flower