Blade Width (near Habaki): 1.26 inch / 3.20cm. Weight (with Saya): 2.73 lbs / 1.24 kg (approximately). Weight (without Saya): 2.26 lbs / 1.02 kg (approximately).
This KATANA is hand forged and hand sharpened using Japanese methods to create a perfect blade. Fully functional and battle ready.This is the best sword you will find in the price range. Materials And Way Of Forge. Blade: The blade of the sword has been hand forged using the ancient method of sword making. Full hand forged, hand polished and hand sharpened. The blade was made of T10 steel Clay tempered, The blade has long Hi (blood groove) on each side, This not only allows for a lighter blade and audible feedback when swung. But also can balance the blade to achieve optimal performance. The tip of the blade is a Chu Kissaki (medium length). This blade has been hand polished with multiple grade sharpen stone by Japanese method, which made the surface of the blade like a mirror, the blade is also very sharp. This blade comes with a full length Tang which greatly enhances the strength of the sword. This sword is strong enough to cut through a thick bamboo tree with a single strike yet sharp enough to slice paper. Tsuba: The Tsuba (guard) of the sword is made of Brass fine finished. The Habaki (blade collar) is a one piece brass construction. Two Seppas (spacer) secure the Tsuba. Tsuka: The Tsuka (handle) core is wooden and it is tightly wrapped over with silk ito. The Fuchi (sleeve) and Kashira (buttcap) are made of Brass.
The Tang of the sword is secured by two Mekugi (peg). Saya: The saya (sheath) of the sword is hard wooden.
Sage-O has been tied around the bright copper Kurigaga (knob) of the scabbard. The Koiguchi has been hardened. This is a sharpened, super, truly battle ready Samurai sword very suitable for iaido and kendo superior. It is also allows you to make a collection of realistic, yet beautiful samurai sword, or to present one to your friend.
Don't miss such a chance! (1) A sword bag comes with the sword. But the wooden stand in below item pictures is NOT included.(2) This Katana can be taken apart fully anytime for maintenance purposes, you can disassemble the sword from the handle by taking out two pegs. (3) Due to our swords are full hand made, so Specs will vary slightly from sword to sword. Offer customize and you can design your sword. All our sword can change Tsuba(handguard), Sageo/ito, Saya and other sword accessories.
We also can customize the blades unsharpened if you don't want very sharp blade, in addition, in order to make your sword more unique, we can engrave your name, simple symbol or something else you like on the blade. One word, we can customize blade shape/blade material /blade sharpness/Length(shorten or longer blade/sword handle) and any you like.We have been trying to provide a most reasonable price and high quality products. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Knives, Swords & Blades\Swords & Sabers\Asian\Japanese".
The seller is "culture-art-store" and is located in this country: CN. This item can be shipped worldwide.