Damascus Folded Steel Bare Blade For Japanese Samurai Katana Sword Real Sharp. Bo-hi: Long BO-HI, we can remove bo-hi if you need.
Hand forged and polished with 13 procedures. Whole length: 97.4cm (38.35). Blade length: 70.4cm (27.72).
Nakago length: 27cm (10.63). Thickness: 0.7cm (0.28). Package Includes : 1 naked blade with a brass habaki. When creating this work of art the craftsman must use all of his skill and truly feel the steel to bring out its inner beauty and strength. Constructing such a blade would begin by forging and folding 1060 carbon steel together 11 times.
This process is carried out until there are up to 2048 layers, creating a beautiful grain like patterns in the steel. By folding the steel in different ways, a sword making master can actually control the patterns in the steel to create different appearances. The reason for using the fold forging method was to transform iron into high quality steel, removing the impurities and amalgamating the soft and hard characteristics of the steel.
This creates a strong yet flexible blade that can withstand duress. After being forged folded by hand, the new blade is arduously hand-polished and sharpened simultaneously with different grades of stones to bring out the beautiful patterns caused by the folding layers of steels. There is no hole on the nakago/tang of the blade, you need drill it by yourself. Usually we don't maintain the nakago part. The data cannot be exactly same as we offer.Please allow 1-2CM differs due to manual measurement. International Buyers - Please Note. We are one of the sword manufactures in Longquan China where is famous for sword making. We can change some fittings of the swords if you need. We can engrave your name on the blade for free. We are not a reseller, so the price is competetive. All of our swords are handmade. Don't worry about the quality. Please contact with us before you leave feedback. We will try our best to solve the problem for you, thank you.
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The item "Damascus Folded Steel Bare Blade For Japanese Samurai Katana Sword Real Sharp" is in sale since Sunday, May 10, 2020. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Knives, Swords & Blades\Swords & Sabers\Asian\Japanese". The seller is "samurai-x2014" and is located in LongquanZhejiang. This item can be shipped worldwide.