Hard wooden with Genuine Ray Skin wrapped. Silk Ito & ornamented with Menuki. Blade Width (near Habaki): 1.26 inch / 3.2cm.
Blade Width (near Kissaki): 0.91 inch / 2.3cm. Tsuba (fittings): made of iron. Habaki/seppa: (blade collar/spacer): made of brass -Saya (Scabbard): made of hard wood. Kojiri+kurikata+koiguchi, made of black horn. Notes: 1: Package Includes: katana Sword with Katana Bag.
2: The display stand is NOT included. 3: Our products are 100% handmade, so specification varies slightly from sword to sword, please understand. 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 pucker steel. AISI 1075High Carbon Steel by hand forge to 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. This blade has fully Bo-hi on each side of blade. Otherwise, the blade have done adsorb titanium treated which create many red and black veins on the blade. 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 with a single strike yet sharp enough to slice paper. This KATANA 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 very sharp. The accessories of the sword are all authentic from the ray skin handle, and iron fittings. This is the best sword you will find in the price range and nice work. We accept swords of any customization. We have a full variety of choices for fittings. Tsuba: you can choose one of the following tsuba to replace the original one tsuba (free)! Shark skin (wrap): you can choose one of the following skin to replace the original one skin (free)! Ito (handle wrap): you can choose one of the following ito & wrap style to replace the original one ito & wrap style (free)! Katatemaki 1 (battle wrap) Katatemaki 2 (battle wrap). Tsuka-ito: you can choose one of the following tsuka-ito to replace the original one tsuka-ito (free)!
S aya: you can choose one of the following saya to replace the original one saya (free)! Sageo: you can choose one of the following sageo to replace the original one sageo (free)! The item "Hand forged folded steel kikuka tsuba katana sword titanium adsorb blade sharp" is in sale since Sunday, February 26, 2012. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Knives, Swords & Blades\Swords & Sabers\Asian\Japanese". The seller is "ninja-katana" and is located in longquan.
This item can be shipped worldwide.