3600 Layer Hand Folded Blade. Proof of authenticity with the sword smith's signature on the Nakago.
This is a premium katana from SkyJiro! The hand folded high carbon steel blade has over 3600 layers to create a beautiful Hada and is polished to a mirror finish, then hand sharpened to a razor edge. This is a traditionally styled, battle ready katana. With high quality materials and outstanding craftsmanship this premium katana will please both the practitioner and discriminating collector.
All Sky Jiro swords feature a lifetime warranty and a 100% satisfaction guarantee.
katana weight: 1.1kilo = 2lbs4oz without bohi, with bo hi 2lbs (Without Saya)
Overall: 104cm/40inch with Saya (Scabbard)
Nagasa(Blade length): 28.4/29/30inch -respectively
Tsuka(Handle length): 10.6/11/11.5inch -respectively
Kasane(Thickness): 9/32" (at Habaki)
katana type: Shinken (Razor Sharp Katana)
Blade Made: .75% High Carbon Folded Steel (Kobuse Construction with Folded Iron Core 3600 Layers)
Yaki(Hardness): Superior Differential Clay Technique (Traditional Japanese Method )
Blade Polish: Superior Hand-Mirror Polish, with Japanese Water Stone and Finger Stone Finish
Kanagu(Tsuba/Fuchi/Kashira/ Menuki): Premium Bronze
Habaki/Seppas: Pure Silver vermeil over Bronze
Samé: Sting Ray Skin
Tsuka Ito/Sageo: Japanese Pure Silk
Tsuka: Hard Wood Handle
2s Mekugi: Bamboo Wood
Saya(Scabbard): Water Buffalo-Horn Scabbard
This is a "Premium Quality Fully Functional Hand-Made High Carbon Folded Steel Sword with Genuine Japanese Hamon, Traditional japanese technique Kobuse Construction & Razor Sharp Ha (Edge) This katana is guaranteed to cut Tatami!
You must be at least 18 to purchase this sharpened battle ready Japanese sword