Samurai Katana Sword 9260 Spring Steel with Blue Saya
9260 Spring Steel Samurai Katana Sword Full Tang and Fully Sharpened with Blue Saya , Zinc Fitting and red Ray Skin Samegawa with synthetic blue leather Wrap
Sword Type: Katana
Steel Type: 9260 Spring Steel
Blade Length: 72 Centimeters
Handle Length: 27 Centimeters
Blade Width: 3.2 Centimeters
Tang: Full Tang
Sharpness: Fully Sharpened
Blood Groove: With Bohi (Blood Groove)
Tsuba (Handguard): Zinc Tsuba
Fuchi (Hilt Collar): Zinc Fuchi
Kashira (Pommel): Zinc
Menuki (Handle Ornaments): Brass Menuki
Saya (Scabbard): Blue Saya
Ito (Wrap): Synthetic Blue Leather
Ray Skin (Samegawa): Red Ray Skin
Sword Bag: silk
Samurai Katana Sword
This Katana sword is fully sharpened and features a bohi. With a weight of 1.3 kilograms and blade made of 9260 Spring steel, The sword is flexible and can revert back into its original shape and bended or twisted. It has a high shock absorption and is a wise steel type choice if one is looking for a perfect balance between hardness and flexibility. It is also best for cutting advanced target such as bamboo poles.
Spring steel is a highly valued material in Samurai swords because it gives them the ability to regain its initial shape, even after extreme bending effort (bending to °90). It is a wonderful thing for a swordsmith to be able to utilize this for a sword. When making this Katana, the sword maker mixes Manganese and Silicon to Carbon Steel; the result of this is a material that gives superb durability, high metal fatigue resistance, as well as a great resistance to abrasion and corrosion. The 9260 Spring steel is also tougher under heat treatment in terms of resistance and preservation compared to 1060 Carbon Steel.
This Katanas tsuba or hand guard is made of zinc, as well as its fuchi (hilt collar) and kashira (pommel). Its menuki or handle ornaments are made up of brass. It has a blue saya, for your katana to be kept and last for many years with proper maintenance; as well as a silk sword bag that compliments with its beautiful design. The ito is made of synthetic blue leather wrap with red ray skin samegawa that adds a touch of beauty and contrast.