Chikusing Leather Utaguchi Cap
Leather cap protects your Utaguchi blowing edge.
These are designed by myself after having been frustrated for many years with the thinner Japanese caps. The Chikusing cap is made of medium 5 oz. leather designed to with stand the impact of a direct drop that can fracture the blowing edge of the shakuhachi. It is designed to form fit any standard 1.8 shakuhachi, which is around 1 3/8” in diameter more or less when measure across the top. You can request a smaller or larger size when making the payment. The default cap is shipped in Dark Brown or Black.