Full hand forged and full hand polished. The blade was made of 9260 spring steel, and it has been laminated in a Maru configuration(Single type mono steel). Differential hardened via water quenched and full hand polished. The 9260 spring Steel is very solid and holds an edge well.
This blade was then quenched water and has more than 14 process hand sharpening work. Which made the surface of the blade like a mirror. The hardness of the spring Steel measures at an impressive HRC on the Rockwell Scale. This high quality blade to easily cut through tatami straw mats or bamboo for Tameshigiri. This blade comes with a full length Tang which greatly enhances the strength of the sword.
The tip of the blade is a shaped shinogi-zukuri, and with Chu-kissaki. This sword is strong enough to cut through a thick bamboo tree with a single strike yet sharp enough to slice paper. Important, the blade with a very good toughness and hardness edge for cuttings every day. This KATANA is for those who want a real & battle ready 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 koshirae fittings. This is the high quality sword you will find in the price range and nice work.Koshirae: The Tsuba (Guard), Fuchi (Sleeve) And Kashira (Buttcap) Of The Sword Made Of High Quality iron. The brass Habaki (Blade Collar) Is A One Piece Construction. Two brass Seppas (Spacer) Secure The Tsuba. Tsuka: The Tsuka (Handle) Core Is Wooden And It Is Tightly Wrapped Over Genuine Ray Skin (Samegawa) With black Ito Wrapped. The Full Tang Of The Sword Is Secured By Two Mekugi (Peg). You Can Unassembled The Blade From The Handle By Taking Out 2 Pegs.
Saya: The Saya (Sheath) Made Of Real Hard wooden Work. A High Quality Sage-O Has Been Tied Around The Kurigata (Knob) Of The Sheath. The item "Battle Ready Japanese Razor Sharp 9260 Spring Steel Full Tang Katana Sword New" is in sale since Wednesday, December 26, 2018. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Knives, Swords & Blades\Swords & Sabers\Asian\Japanese". The seller is "tsunami-katana" and is located in ZheJiang LongQuan.This item can be shipped worldwide.