Chances are that the package passes customs and you don't have to pay customs and taxes. That depends on the value the seller indicates on the shipping
You are right, it is tight. Already wrote an Email to Hamono (see first page). It's the best price I found so far and the reviews online are quite good.
I really dig this story and happy ending. Thanks for sharing and you Rock bud!
Happy Birthday to ya Hoss!!!
Just wanted to add a little to this thread. I got the knife back in pretty good shape. Not too much wear and just lost a little height from the blade.