Manufactured by Musashi, and this is from their Musha series. Blade is traditionally hand forged, folded, and heat tempered 1045 high carbon steel. This is not a display piece but a fully functional sword that can be used for tameshigiri (cutting exercises) or Iaido (drawing practice). Wood display stand, case, and cloth bag are also included.
The sword can be fully dismantled for cleaning or maintenance. 2 lb 2 oz (960 grams).Specs for each individual sword will vary slightly. Fully functional traditionally hand forged, folded, and heat tempered 1045 high carbon steel blade with visible Damascus pattern. Hand honed to a razor sharp edge. Full tang with two push pins to securely hold the blade. Tang length is about 2/3 the length of the handle.
Hardwood handle featuring genuine ray skin and heavy gauge cotton cord for superior grip. One-piece brass habaki and copper spacers.
Wood with high gloss finish. Medium intensity cutting exercises and drawing practice. Single sword stand, case, and protective cloth bag (may be blue or black). You assume all legal and financial responsibility for using this item.The item "Musashi Hand Forged Folded RED Damascus Steel Samurai Katana Sword Razor Sharp" is in sale since Friday, October 10, 2014. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Knives, Swords & Blades\Swords & Sabers\Asian\Japanese". The seller is "eliteblades" and is located in Panorama City, California. This item can be shipped to North, South, or Latin America, all countries in Europe, Australia.