Katana Sword 1060 Carbon Steel Black And White Leopard Resin Saya
1060 Carbon Steel Katana with Bohi and Metal fitting. the blade is full tang, featuring Black And White Leopard Resin Saya with Red Silk ito wrap and White rayskin samegawa
Sword Type: Katana
Steel Type: 1060 Carbon Steel
Blade Length: 72 Centimeters
Handle Length: 27 Centimeters
Blade Width: 3.1 Centimeters
Tang: Full Tang
Sharpness: Fully Sharpened
Blood Groove: With Bohi (Blood Groove)
Tsuba (Handguard): Metal Tsuba
Fuchi (Hilt Collar): Metal Fuchi
Kashira (Pommel): Metal Kashira
Menuki (Handle Ornaments): Metal Menuki
Saya (Scabbard): Black And White Leopard Resin Saya
Ito (Wrap): Red Silk
Ray Skin (Samegawa): White
Sword Bag: silk
This samurai katana with a black & white leopard resin saya is a great addition to any sword or martial arts enthusiasts collection of functional blades. It is functional, sharpened to perfection, and it also has aesthetic appeal which adds more to its artistic value. In the past, having your own sword was challenging; today, you can easily get one for yourself with just a few clicks.
This katana blade is a finely-crafted piece. It has a white samegawa covering and protecting its tsuka which also helps keep your sweating hands dry. This allows for proper gripping of the katana while also preventing the sword from slipping off your hand. The red silk ito or tsuka-ito prevents technical failure and it also adds aesthetic value to this katana sword.
The part of this katana that increases its artistic beauty and value is the black & white leopard resin saya. It works as the sheath to hold the katanas blade and mainly safeguards the blade when not being used. It also allows you to quickly draw the sword when used for practice. Additionally, it also includes a silk sword bag for added protection and for carrying this katana.
This sword has a sharpened sword which makes it a fully functional blade. It is made from 1060 steel and has a carbon content of 0.60%. It is a very capable and suitable piece for cutting practice or training, targeting soft to medium objects.
It is also a full tang. This means that its tang extends throughout the entire tsuka, making the blade and its grip a single piece of solid metal. The full tang provides the katana with adequate rigidity and solidness, turning it into a strong and sturdy piece to enjoy. Create Your Custom Samurai Sword
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The Blood Groove
The bohi is also sometimes called the fuller or blood groove. It runs down the blades length and works by making this katana lightweight. The bohi also adjusts the balance point of the sword to make it quicker, swift, and easier to swing.
Fittings and Dimensions
The katana has fittings which include the menuki which are the ornaments on the tsuka, the fuchi which is the hilt collar located between the tsuba and tsuka, the kashira or pommel at the end of the tsuka, and the tsuba which is the hand guard providing balance to this katana. Each of these fittings are all made of metal.
For the swords dimensions, its overall weight is 1.51 kilograms and its blade measures 72 centimeters long and 3.1 centimeters wide. Its tsuka is adequately sized at 27 centimeters, allowing you to grip the sword with both hands during practice.