Item no. MASA-067
Overall Length: 41.7 inch/106cm
Blade Length: 27.8 inch/ 71 cm
Handle Length: 10.6 inch/ 27cm .
Blade Material: Folde Feathers steel clay tempered with real hamon blade
Blade feature: Fully hand forged, sanding polished
Blade Thickness: 7MM
Blade Width: 3.2CM
Blade Hardness: 50-58HRC
Scabbard (Saya)Material: Hardwood Scabbard,covered with Ray skin, inlaid with cattle horn
Scabbard (Saya)Length: 76CM
Handle Material: Genuine ray skin+Hardwood
Ito and sageo: Japanese silk, tight wrapped
Blade edge: Razor sharp, hand sharpened by Japanese whetstone, Ready For Cutting
Blade Tang: Full tang with 2 Mekugi (peg), it is detachable
Tsuba Material: Brass with silver
Fuchi & Kashira Material: Brass with silver
Packing: Strong wooden box with cotton sword bag
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. The blade was made of Folded steel, and it has been laminated. The whole blade was hardened by oil quenched.
The blade is 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 with silver. 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 genuine white rayskin with synthetic silk Ito. The Fuchi (sleeve) and Kashira (buttcap) are made of Brass with silver. The Tang of the sword is secured by two Mekugi (peg). Two copper Menuki (ornament) are on each side of the Tsuka.
SAYA:The saya (sheath) of the sword is hard wood cover with ray skin. Sageo has been tied around the bright copper Kurigaga (knob) of the scabbard. The Koiguchi has been hardened.
This is a super, truly 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!
NOTE:The sword is well assembled with saya and free silk SWORD BAG.