Handmade Wakizashi T10 Folded Clay Tempered Steel Full Ray Skin Saya with Buffalo Horn
T10 Folded Clay Tempered Steel Handmade Wakizashi with High Quality Copper fitting. the blade is full tang, featuring Full Ray Skin Saya with Buffalo Horn with White Silk ito wrap and White rayskin samegawa
Sword Type: Wakizashi
Steel Type: T10 Folded Clay Tempered Steel
Blade Length: 51 Centimeters
Handle Length: 22 Centimeters
Blade Width: 3.2 Centimeters
Tang: Full Tang
Sharpness: Fully Sharpened
Blood Groove: No Bohi (Blood Groove)
Tsuba (Handguard): High Quality Copper Tsuba
Fuchi (Hilt Collar): High Quality Copper Fuchi
Kashira (Pommel): High Quality Copper Kashira
Menuki (Handle Ornaments): High Quality Copper Menuki
Saya (Scabbard): Full Ray Skin Saya with Buffalo Horn
Ito (Wrap): White Silk
Ray Skin (Samegawa): White
Sword Bag: silk
The Wakizashi is one of the popular traditionally made Japanese swords. It was carried alongside the katana and was called the daisho. Today, its still a sought after piece for sword collectors and martial arts enthusiasts. This wakizashi that comes with a saya with full ray skin buffalo horn is an excellent piece to invest in. You can easily acquire this sword in just a few clicks.
This wakizashi has a blade that is 51 centimeters long and 3.2 centimeters wide. Its tsukas length is 22 centimeters and its overall weight is just 1.35 centimeters. The tsukas length is just right for single or double-handed use and weighs fairly, making it easy to swing and wield.
Functional, Full Tang Wakizashi
The type of steel that makes the blade of this wakizashi is T10 steel. It has a carbon content of 1% and an HRC hardness of 62. Its the best type of steel, making this wakizashi great for most practice cutting. Targets usually consist of tatami mats, bamboo, or tree branches. With that, this wakizashi is also excellent for extensive tameshigiri. The sword is also clay tempered, giving it a soft spine and hard edge. This can be achieved via the classic method of clay coat tempering.
Since this wakizashi is a full tang, its blade and handle are a single piece of solid metal. This gives the wakizashi a great level of rigidity to it, allowing you to enjoy a solid and durable piece for practice. Create Your Custom Samurai Sword
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The Saya and Accessories
This wakizashis saya is made of full ray skin and buffalo horn. It brings more aesthetic value to the blade. Also, it protects the wakizashis blade when being stored for display. It also comes with a silk sword bag for added protection and storage. It can also be used to conveniently carry the sword around.
A samegawa protects the wakizashis tsuka. It also helps keep your hand dry, letting you grip the sword properly during practice. This also prevents the wakizashi from slipping. A white silk ito or tsuka-ito also accompanies the samegawa. This has both aesthetic and functional purpose but it mainly prevents technical failure.
Wakizashi Sword Fittings
This wakizashi also includes a couple of fittings. These are made up of the tsuba or handguard, fuchi which is the ferrule that covers the tsukas opening, the menuki or handles ornaments, and the kashira which is designed for balance. All the fittings are made from HQ copper.