T10 Clay Tempered Steel Wakizashi Sword With Rosewood Saya
T10 Clay Tempered Steel Wakizashi Sword Full Tang And Fully Sharpened With Rosewood Saya, Metal Alloy Fitting And White Ray Skin Samegawa With Black Silk Wrap
Sword Type: Wakizashi
Steel Type: T10 Clay Tempered Steel
Blade Length: 51 Centimeters
Handle Length: 22 Centimeters
Blade Width: 3.2 Centimeters
Tang: Full Tang
Sharpness: Fully Sharpened
Blood Groove: With Bohi (Blood Groove)
Tsuba (Handguard): Metal Alloy Tsuba
Fuchi (Hilt Collar): Metal Alloy Fuchi
Kashira (Pommel): Metal Alloy Kashira
Menuki (Handle Ornaments): Metal Menuki alloy
Saya (Scabbard): Rosewood Saya
Ito (Wrap): Black Silk
Ray Skin (Samegawa): White Ray Skin
Sword Bag: silk
This T10 Clay tempered Wakizashi is a full tang samurai sword with a fully functional blade. This samurai wakizashi is made of T10 clay tempered steel so it is great for extensive Tameshigiri; also, T10 has a carbon content of 1% and has hardness of around 62 on Rockwell scale. Because of this, the Wakizashis blade is excellent for cutting through tree branches, tatami mats, and also fresh bamboo.
The steel is clay tempered and has sleek and shiny surface and feature wavy hamon; the clay tempering process gives the Wakizashi a tough edge with a softer spine. Having a tough edge will help the samurai sword retain its sharpness while the soft spine will allow the blade to bend and not break and offer flexibility and cutting power.
The Wakizashis blade also features a blood groove which helps the sword be lighter and offer great balance when practicing; The blade has a length of fifty-one centimeters, the handle length is twenty-two centimeters, and is made from white ray skin that is also wrapped with black rayon silk. All in all, the weight of this samurai sword is 1.1 kilograms. The wakizashi blade width is 3.2 centimeters;
For the fittings, this Wakizashi features a tsuba, fuchi, menuki, and kashira that are all made from metal alloys. This samurai sword also comes with a saya that is made from rosewood that is durable enough to protect the blade when it is not in use. Moreover, the Wakizashi comes with a free sword bag that is made from rayon silk which is a useful piece especially when carrying the Wakizashi around.