High quality handmade red blade 1095 carbon steel kogarasu-maru style japanese samurai sword katana r1153

Net Price: €305.09 375.26





This sword is Kogarasu-maru style, the forward part of the blade is double edged, it’s also called “little crow” style. The blade is made of 1095 high carbon steel, it was hand forged to remove impurities, which makes the blade strong and flexible. The blade is specially treated to present charming red as evening glow, the hamon is hand-abrasived. The hamon is optional. The blade is full tang with hand engraved Mei(signature), it is fixed into tsuka(handle) by two Mekugis. The sword is equipped with hard wood saya, silk sageo/ito, iron tsuba and genuine same(rayskin) on tsuka. It is a very good choice for the following use: Iaito training, gifts, cutting practice and display. Especially for people who want an outdoor durable sword, it is very strong for cutting tameshigiri, bamboos, bones, iron things(wire and can), etc. Cutting edge can be customized for different usage.
Overall Length: 103cm/40.6inch
Blade Length: 71cm/27.9inch

Handle Length: 27cm/10.6inch

Motohaba(width near habaki): 3.1-3.2cm

Sakihaba(width near yokote): 2.4-2.5cm

Sori(curve): 1.9cm

Kasane (thickness at habaki): 7-8mm

Blade Material: AISI 1095 Carbon Steel

Saya Material: Hard Wood

Handle Material: Genuine Ray Skin+Silk

Weight After Packing: 2.0 kg

The price of the set doesn't contain the box and the stand