Chinese Jian Sword 9260 Spring Steel Ebony Wood Scabbard
9260 Spring Steel Chinese Jian with Metal fitting. the blade is full tang, featuring Ebony Wood Scabbard.
Sword Type: Jian
Steel Type: 9260 Spring Steel
Blade Length: 70 Centimeters
Handle Length: 30 Centimeters
Blade Width: 3.6 Centimeters
Tang: Full Tang
Sharpness: Fully Sharpened
Blood Groove: No Bohi (Blood Groove)
Tsuba (Handguard): Metal Tsuba
Fuchi (Hilt Collar): Metal Fuchi
Kashira (Pommel): Metal Kashira
Menuki (Handle Ornaments): N/A
Saya (Scabbard): Ebony Wood Scabbard
Ito (Wrap): N/A
Ray Skin (Samegawa): N/A
Sword Bag: silk
Chinese swords have been used a lot in the past. Even though their prime was noted centuries ago, a lot of people still want to acquire these magnificent pieces. If youre someone who wants to have their own Chinese sword, then this Chinese Jian with an ebony wood scabbard is the best choice for you.
Sharpened 9260 Spring Steel
This Chinese Jians blade has been sharpened, making it perfect for real-time cutting practice. It is also made from 9260 spring steel which has 1% carbon content. This type of steel makes the blade flexible. It allows the blade to twist, bend, and return to its previous state. The steel also has increased shock absorption, making it an excellent compromise between hardness and flexibility.
The Full Tang Jian
Since this Jian is a full tang piece, it has a certain level of rigidity to it. This is because of the blade and handle being a single piece of metal. With that, you will definitely enjoy using this Chinese Jian for training. Create Your Custom Sword
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Chinese Jian Measurements and Fittings
The Chinese Jian weighs 2.5 kilograms that is somewhat balanced with its grip that is 30 centimeters long. This allows for properly holding the sword with both hands. Its blade has a length of 70 centimeters and it is 3.2 centimeters wide. For its handle, it measures 3.6 centimeters.
This Chinese sword also comes with its own set of fittings. These include the hand guard, pommel, and the hilt collar. All of these fittings are made of metal. The hand guard generally protects your hand from the opponents blade. The pommel is designed specifically for balance. You can find this at the top part of the handle. The pommel was originally made to prevent the sword from slipping off your grasp. The hilt collar is a ferrule that covers the handles opening.
Ebony Wood Scabbard
This scabbard of the Chinese Jian is made of ebony wood. It is an exotic type of hard wood that is dense and extremely hard. The scabbard is a sheath to hold this Jian. It is also made to protect the blade when kept for display. The scabbard also allows for quicker drawing of the sword. This is most convenient during practice or cutting sessions.
For more convenience, a silk sword bag is also included for carrying the blade.
Traditional Jian Blades
The Jian swords were originally crafted from bronze. It eventually turned to steel during the advancement of metal technology. However, there are some ceremonial pieces that are carved from a single piece of solid jade.