Lion Dog Wakizashi by Paul Chen / CAS Hanwei
- CAS Hanwei
- 1.10 LBS
- Calculated at Checkout
The Lion Dog Wakizashi from Paul Chen of CAS Hanwei features an O-Kissaki blade of our own high-alloy HWS-1S steel, which combines superior performance with an outstanding O-choji hamon. This steel is made in CAS Hanwei's new factory, with high-tech equipment, producing a very pure advanced-metallurgy blade with the best edge-holding capability and resilience of any blade ever produced by CAS Hanwei. The outstanding performance characteristics of blades forged from HWS-1S steel derive from a combination of the careful selection of alloying elements and a complex processing procedure, basically involving the manipulation of the steels carbon content across the blade section. This results in a very tough and resilient blade with a hard, highly abrasion-resistant edge.
The sharply detailed fittings feature a Lion-dog themed black iron tsuba, with matching fuchi/kashira and golden peony menuki. The complex saya features a gloss-lacquered ribbed section at the koiguchi/kurikata with the balance spatter-lacquered for a very attractive appearance. The premium multi-colored sageo is hand-woven in pure silk.
- HWS-1S steel
- High quality fittings
- Hand Woven Silk Sageo
Overall: 27 3/8"
Blade Length: 20 1/2"
Handle Length: 6 5/8"
Weight: 1 lbs 10 oz
Blade Steel: HWS-1S
Specs will vary slightly
from piece to piece.
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