Shirasaya Wakizashi 1060 Carbon Steel with Smoke Lacquered Wood Saya
1060 Carbon Steel Shirasaya Wakizashi. The blade is full tang with Bohi (Blood Groove) and features Smoke Lacquered Wood Saya
Sword Type: Shirasaya
Steel Type: 1060 Carbon Steel
Blade Length: 50 cm
Handle Length: 21 cm
Blade Width: 3.2 cm
Tang: Full Tang
Blood Groove: With Bohi (Blood Groove)
Tsuba (Handguard): N/A
Fuchi (Hilt Collar): N/A
Kashira (Pommel): N/A
Menuki (Handle Ornaments): N/A
Saya (Scabbard): Smoke Lacquered Wood Saya
Ito (Wrap): N/A
Ray Skin (Samegawa): N/A
Sword Bag: Silk
You’re looking at a 1060 Carbon Steel Hand forged Shirasaya Wakizashi.
The Shirasaya sword is full tang, which means that the blade extends all the way to the handle.
To have a lighter blade, this sword come with a Bo-hi, which is known also as blood groove.
1060 steel is utilized for constructing Shirasaya for cutting soft and medium density targets.
1060 Carbon Steel Shirasaya
Typically, the outer section of the Shirasaya was featureless and just had the Mekugi-ana that secures the sword’s tang. So just the Smoke Lacquered Wood Saya and handle was visible and appear a lot more like plain wood.
The blade of your Shirasaya Wakizashi weighs 1.15KG. It is 50 cm in length, 3.2 cm wide, while its handle length measures 21 cm.
To keep the sword protected from scratches as well as other forms of damages when not in use, the Shirasaya includes a Smoke Lacquered Wood Saya. To assist draw the sword easily, the Saya (scabbard) is designed to the perfect shape for the Katana.
The Shirasaya’s blade comes ‘functionally sharp’ by default. You can request the sword to be un-sharpened or razor-sharpened by using the option given above.
If you want to make the sword unique and personal, there is an option to include a free engraving on the blade.
The Shirasaya is really the most treasured & meaningful gift you can give, so go ahead and take opportunity to bless a member of family or a close friend with a gift of a lifetime!