-Condition: Brand new & can be fully disassembled and assembled;
-overall length: 103cm/40.6inch
-Blade length/material: 71cm/28.0 inch / high 1095 carbon steel. fully groove.
-handle length/material: 28cm /11.0inch. hard wooden with Genuine Ray Skin wrapped . silk Ito & ornamented with Menuki (ornament);
-fittings: made of blacked iron, cherry blossom theme;
-habaki/seppa: (blade collar/spacer): made of brass;
-Sheath (Scabbard): made of hard wood. white & reeky lacquer be shine; silk sageo also rolled both side of kurikata to match sword\'s tsuka-ito.
-Package Includes: 1 * Assembled katana Sword with saya 1 * Katana Bag ;
The blade of the sword has been hand forged using the ancient method of sword making. Full hand forged, hand polished and hand sharpened.
-blade: the blade of the sword has been hand forged using the ancient method of sword making. hand forged blade with full tang can cut bamboo with strike. two pieces outer jacket steel ( folded steel) wrapped around a relatively soft. inner iron core, in a way, reduces the possibility of the blade breaking or bending. more important is it\'s blade made of pucker steel, AISI 1060 arbon steel was forged several times, and then be shaped a rolled steel, called folded steel, whereafter, forged again putting folded steel dividual on the 2 sides of AISI 1095 high carbon steel. high carbon steel make edge strong and reach the cutting standard, one piece of iron in the core and the folded steel keep blade more flexibility. the visible tenuous undulating grain on the blade was resulted from folded repeatedly during forging. and the blade has been hand polished with multiple grade stones by japanese method . this made the blade smooth and sharpened. the blade via clay tempered and wave style hamon resulted from quenching and tempering. this katana can be taken apart fully anytime to maintenance, you can unassembled the blade from the handle by taking out two pegs.
the katana sword is for those who want a real sword. the sword is made in the exact same method of the ancient japanese process of making swords and is sharper than a razor. the accessories of the sword are all authentic from the ray skin handle and puresilk tsukamaki & sageo. also fittings make copper; this the best sword your will find in the price range.