Approx 12" Overall with a sharpened, hand forged, damascus steel blade with fileworked spine. Horn and hardwood handle with brass fittings moulded in the shape of an eagle's head. Leather sheath included.
Made by a master knife smith at a traditional forge.
15.5" Overall with a 10" sharpened, hand forged, damascus steel blade, stacked leather, hardwood, coloured bone and brass handle with damascus steel crossguard and pommel. Leather sheath included. 1/2cm thick blade spine, antother beauty.
12" Overall with an 8" sharpened, hand forged, high carbon steel blade with detailed notch work. Horn handle with wooden and brass dividers and brass fittings. Leather sheath included. Superb quality knife.
While the Wakizashi and Tanto of the Raptor series provide matching pieces for any of the Raptor katanas, they are in their own right designed as very effective cutting tools. Made in the blade style of James Williams’ personal Nami Ryu swords, these pieces will allow the cutting practitioner to perfect techniques for each of the three weapons, at the same time as they complete an impressive display.
Made by Hanwei
- 5160 Steel
- Historical blade style
- Designed by James Williams / Hanwei
Overall length: 26 3/4 inch
Blade length: 19 inch
Handle Lenth: 6 1/2 inch
Weight: 1lb 8oz
** For sae on behalf of customer, in our possession for immeduate shipment, some minor rust to blade, otherwise in excellent, unused condition, acrds accepted, returns accepted.
The Raptor Shinogi-Zukuri blade, which has evolved as the most common Japanese katana blade design, provides both speed and cutting power.Featuring a distinct yokote, such blades were originally produced after the Heian period, around 987 AD.
•Historical blade style
•Designed by James Williams / Hanwei