Skyjiro Taka Chigai Handmade Forge Folded Shinken Samurai Katana Sword 30" Blade
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Skyjiro Taka Chigai Handmade Forge Folded Shinken Samurai Katana Sword 30" Blade

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Product Description

The Taka-Chigai Crossed Feathers Samurai Katana Sword is a dojo grade katana meant for use for the practitioner. It comes with a certificate of authenticity, and is guaranteed to cut tatami. It is tightly wrapped with hishigami and is differentially hardened to produce a hard edge with a ductile body. The sword has a very well balanced feel to the blade and gives confidence to cut targets with ease.

Blade: The blade has been constructed of forge folded 1070 steel. The hamon is suguha midare and the blade has been hand polished using japanese water stones. The hamon and folding lines are clearly visible thanks to the hand polish.

Saya: The saya has a black gloss finish with a buffalo horn koiguchi, and thick brown silk sageo tied over the saya.

Koshirae: The habaki is made of brass with the crossed feathers family crest engraved on both sides with brass seppa and a dual toned tsuba. The tsuba has a round polished rim and crossed feathers design. The fuchi and kashira feature a the crossed feathers design with matching menuki. The brown silk ito is wrapped tightly over hishigami.

Sword Name: Taka-Chigai (Crossed Feathers)

Sword Type: Batto Shinken (Dojo Grade Razor Sharp Katana)

Weight W/O Saya: 2lbs 4oz

Overall Length: 40" with Saya

Nagasa Length: 30" (2.5 Shaku). 28" & 29" Blade are available upon request.

Tsuka Length: 10.5 "

Boshi: Komaru

Hada: Masame

Hamon: Notare

Sori: 0.7"

Tsuba Material: Yellow Bronze

Blade: Razor Sharp

Blade Material: .70 Proprietary Carbon Content Folded Steel (3600 Layers)

Ito / Sageo: Skyjiro's Brown Silk

Tsuka (Handle): Same (Stingray Skin) over Hard wood Handle

Tsuba / Fuchi / Kashira / Meguki: Yellow Bronze

Habaki / Seppas: Yellow Bronze

Mekugi: Double Premium Bamboo Pins

Saya (Scabbard): Premium Grade Wood & Lacquer with Genuine Water Buffalo Horn Fittings.

Condition: Brand New

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