Razor Sharp, Hand-forged Blade. Correctly tempered by Artisan Smiths.
Suitable for the backyard tamishigiri practitioner.
Special KO-Katana, short Katana.
Blade features a "Bo-Hi" commonly known as a "Blood Groove" with etched hamon.
Japanese style hand polish, on traditional stones.
Wooden handle with genuine stingray skin. Bound with alloy Catfish ornaments.
Solid wood sheath with done in high gloss, deep black lacquer.
Can be Dissembled & Assembled.
Sheathed length - 950mm
Drawn length - 905mm
Blade with Habaki – 610mm
Handle with Guard – 285mm
Sheathed weight - 1150g
Drawn weight - 950g
POB (From Hand guard) - 100mm
Blade – Carbon Steel 1045AISI
Construction – Mono Tempered
Hamon – Etched
Tang – Full Double Pegged
Koshirae, Tsuba & Saya:
Tsuba – Alloy
Fuchi & Kashira - Brass
Menuki - Alloy
Tsuka-ito - Faux silk
Tuska – Timber with real Rayskin
Saya – Wood, textured black lacquer
Includes black cotton sword bag.
Stands sold separately.
As this is a handmade product, individual specifications may vary.