Real Sharp Folded 15 times japanese katana sword clay tempered 1095 carbon Steel. There is a very important and special way-Clay tempered with the blade of the sword, and the way we use is the ancient clay temper craft.
The blade will be set apart as 2, one is the back of the blade and the other is the cut edge side. The other side will be covered by the thin powder and other mixture which is protected as a secret recipethe back side will be stick with the thicker clay mud. Coz the different thickness of the back of the blade and the cut edge side, and the different of the clay mud and the mixture, when the blade cooling to be a same low temperature at the same time after the heating by high temperature, this results in a relatively quicker cooling of the edge during quenching, producing a hard edge60HRC and softer back. That is why the blade has a radian, and there is a clay tempered wave line.
Item number: STD03 Blade thickness:0.7cm/0.28inch. Tsuba :iron Blade width:3.2cm/1.26inch. Bo-hi:engroove Blade length:70cm/27.6inch. Hamon: Distinct hamon Overall length: 103cm/40.6inch.Tang: Full tang Blade :carbon folded steel, clay tempered. Sharpness:can cut tree or bamboo or paper. Other fittings:brass habaki&high-grade brass seppa+brass fuchi & kashira+Coffee silk sageo. Handle(tsuka):26cm/10.24inch, hard wood Wrapped with white real rayskin &coffee silk cord &ornamented with brass menuki. Only after we confirm, can the changes be done.
International Buyers - Please Note. We are one of the sowrd manufactures in Longquan China where is famous for sword making. We can change some fittings of the swords if you need. We can engrave your name on the blade for free.We are not a reseller, so the price is competetive. All of our swords are handmade. Don't worry about the quality. Please contact with us before you leave feedback. We will try our best to solve the problem for you, thank you.
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