Straight Tanto T10 Folded Clay Tempered Steel with Full Black Ray Skin Saya With Copper Fittings
T10 Folded Clay Tempered Steel Straight Tanto with Kiriha Zukuri Kissaki. The blade is full tang with Bohi (Blood Groove) and features Full Black Ray Skin Saya with Copper Fittings and Black Samegawa
Sword Type: Tanto
Steel Type: T10 Folded Clay Tempered Steel Kiriha Zukuri Kissaki
Blade Length: 31 cm
Handle Length: 15 cm
Blade Width: 3.2 cm
Tang: Full Tang
Blood Groove: With Bohi (Blood Groove)
Tsuba (Handguard): Copper Tsuba
Fuchi (Hilt Collar): Copper Fuchi
Kashira (Pommel): Copper Kashira
Menuki (Handle Ornaments): Copper mekugi
Saya (Scabbard): Full Black Ray Skin Saya With Copper Fittings
Ito (Wrap): N/A
Ray Skin (Samegawa): Black
Sword Bag: Silk
Available for sale, perfectly hand crafted Straight Tanto traditionally made from T10 Folded Clay Tempered Steel.
The Tanto sword is full tang, which means the blade extends all the way through the handle.
The Tanto contains Bo-hi (“fuller”), which adds beauty and decrease weight of the blade. The reduced weight improves the blade’s structural stability and also moves the balance point near to the wielder.
One of the best materials for creating Tanto is definitely the T10 tool steel. It’s sturdy, durable, resistant, and it can retain its sharp edge.
The Tanto blade is constructed of folded T10 Folded Clay Tempered Steel and features a nice undulating grain pattern (Hada), which was resulted from folding the steel 13 times creating 8192 layers.
Clay tempering is vital for developing a stable and resistant Tanto sword. This technique achieves a tough & flexible blade, and results in real visible hamon.
T10 Folded Clay Tempered Steel Tanto
The T10 Folded Clay Tempered Steel Tanto is a kind of short blade for piercing or stabbing.
A Tanto has a specific dimension. Its blade is 3.2 cm wide, 31 cm long, has got a Tsuka (handle) that is 15 cm long, & weighs about 0.98KG.
A protective Saya comes with Tanto to keep the sword safe when not in use. The body of Full Black Ray Skin Saya With Copper Fittings is typically constructed for this type of straight Tanto, which makes it very easy to slide in the sword.
Top quality fittings, which includes the Tsuba (Handguard), Fuchi (Handle Collar), Kashira (Pommel) and Menuki (Sword-Grip Ornament) are the features of a crafted traditional Samurai sword.
By default, the Tanto will be shipped ‘sharp’. However, if you need a ‘non-sharp’ or ‘razor sharp’ blade, then you could choose the sharpness of the sword by utilizing an option given during check-out.
Add engraving to the sword to help make it unique and personal to you. We can engrave letters in English, Chinese or Japanese, it’s completely free!
When thinking about a most unforgettable and unique gift, a Tanto is surely one of the best gifts to give to that special someone in your life.