Blade Width (near Kissaki): 0.91 inch / 2.3cm. Weight (with Saya): 2.62 lbs / 1.19 kg (approximately). Weight (without Saya): 1.96 lbs / 0.89 kg (approximately).
Saya Material: High Quality Red Wood. Handle Material: High Quality Red Wood. This sword is hand forged and hand sharpened using Japanese methods to create a perfect blade.
Fully functional and Battle Ready. The accessories of the sword are all authentic from the ray skin handle, to silk sage-o and copper oxidized fittings. 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 folded steel. AISI 1060 High Carbon Steel are folded 10 times creating 1024 layers. The visible tenuous undulating grain on the blade was resulted from folded repeatedly during forging. The blade has been special treated which create many red and black pattern on the blade. 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. 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. Tsuka: The Tsuka (handle) is made of high quality red wood, The Fuchi (sleeve) and Kashira (buttcap) are made of real baffalo horn, They are very hard. The Tang of the sword is secured by Mekugi (peg). The Mekugi are also made of baffalo horn.
Saya: The saya (sheath) of the sword is high quality red wood , the Koiguchi and Kojiri are hardened due to they are made of real baffalo horn. 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! NOTE: (1) A silk sword bag comes with the sword. But the wooden stand in below item pictures is NOT included.
(3) This sword can be taken apart fully anytime for maintenance purposes, you can disassemble the sword from the handle by taking out two pegs. (4) Due to our swords are full hand made, so Specs will vary slightly from sword to sword.
Do you want an unique sword? Here you can get whatever you want. We can change length of the blade, and we make KATANA (long) and Wakizashi (medium) to match this TANTO (short), We also can engrave your name, simple symbol or something else you like on the blade. We'll try to provide you with the great service and the best prices!We have many sword smiths in our factory, whose techniques are very exquisite. We GUARANTEE that our my swords are full hand forged, hand polished and hand sharpened, the quality is very great. LARGE SELECTION OF JAPANESE SWORDS AND CHINESE SWORDS.
For Japanese swords, we have near all kind of Japanese swords, such as KATANA swords, WAKIZASHI swords, TANTO swords, NAGINATA swords, NINJA swords, SAKABATO swords and so on; For the Chinese swords, we have Chinese sword "DAO" and "JIAN". Here you can find what you want!! EASY CUSTOMIZE YOUR OWN SWORDS.
All our standard blades are available with customizable parts, where you can choose from a large array of fittings, Ito, Sageo, Saya and other options. We also can customize the blades for you if you give us detailed specifications, 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 ANY blades you like!!At the same time, we will keep tracking the status of your item until you receive the package. Austria, Belgium, Finland, France, Germany, Ireland, Luxembourg, Malta, Norway, Portugal, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, UK. United States , Australia and Canada. Special customized sword may need more time.
We will do whatever reasonable to resolve your problem as long as we are given the opportunity. The item "HANDMADE JAPANESE SAMURAI SHIRASAYA SWORD KATANA BLACK&RED FULL TANG BLADE" is in sale since Saturday, July 21, 2012. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Knives, Swords & Blades\Swords & Sabers\Asian\Japanese". The seller is "swordsmith668" and is located in LONG QUAN.
This item can be shipped worldwide.