Quality Handforged swords selected from various forges in China
We have chosen swords that offer exceptional value to those which rival the highest quality swords in the non-custom market. ** Please note the brocade boxes are usually a little imperfect, expect great things from the swords, not the boxes **
This is the Handmade Onikiri 1045 Taikó Wakizashi - Samurai Sword.
The blade has been constructed from hardened 1045 carbon steel. The blade comes sharp. The saya is wooden with a black gloss finish and black cotton sageo. The habaki is brass. The tsuba is blackened iron. The ito is black cotton with alternating cross overs over real ray skin samegawa. The tang is once pinned with bamboo mekugi.
blade: hardened 1045 carbon steel
Hamon: serrated edge
saya is wooden with a black gloss finish and black cotton sageo
tsuba is blackened iron
tang is once pinned with bamboo mekugi
ito is black cotton with alternating cross overs over real ray skin samegawa
Overall Length: 79 cm, 31.10 "
Nagasa Length: 53 cm, 20.86 "
Tsuka Length: 26 cm, 10.24 "
Overall weight: 1038 g, 36.61 oz
Weight W/O Saya: 882 g, 31.11 lbs
Lamination: Mono Steel
Blade: Very Sharp
Tsuba & Fittings: Iron
Tsuka Material: Chemical Fiber
40.5" Overall with a 27.75" sharpened, hand forged, high carbon steel blade with simulated temper. Genuine same handle wrap and high quality black cotton ito. Wooden saya with black lacquer finish and black sageo.
Includes brocade box, table stand, sleeve and maint. kit
Full tang, double pegged, fully functional martial artists sword.
27.25" Overall with a 19.75" sharpened, hand forged, clay tempered 1060 high carbon steel blade. The tsuba is blackened iron with a lion dog theme, deep burgundy lacquered saya, genuine rayskin handle wrap, and black cotton ito. Full tang and double pegged. Complete with storage sleeve and certificate of authenticity, superb.
44" Overall with a 29" sharpened, hand forged 1065 high carbon steel blade and genuine clay temper hamon. Ususal top spec features (japanese cotton, high grade rayskin), impressive mahogany wood saya with a dark red and black lacquered finish. Includes certificate, storage sleeve and cleaning kit. Well polished heavy weight blade makes this a great sword for tamashigeri. Full tang and double pegged as expected, recommended
41.5" Overall with a 27.5" hand forged, 1095 high carbon steel blade amd highly polished finish. Iron tsuba with samurai motif, highest quality black cotton ito with top grade ray skin wrapping. Extremely agile blade making this ideal for iaido practioners lookig to swtich to a live blade. Wooden saya with black lacquer finish, superb finish throughout, lovely example.
complete with kit, certificate and storage sleeve.
41" Overall with a 27" sharpened, hand forged, high carbon steel blade with simulated temper line. Faux ivory handle in the shape of a dragon, full tang and pegged construction with gold metal fittings, black lacquer finish saya, nice item.
42" Overall with a 27" sharprned, hand forged, high carbon steel, faux rayskin with black finish, superb quality leather ito and gold cast metal symbol. Wooden saya with black lacquer finish and genuine leather belt strap. Complete in brocade box with maint. kit, table stand, certificate and storage sleeve. Nicest version we've seen.
41" Overall with a 27.5" sharpened, hand forged, high carbon steel blade with bo hi. Genuine rayskin and high quality black leather ito. Full tang and double pegged with solid metal fittings. Wooden saya with black lacquer finish, unusual copper colour blade finish.