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Tough tameshigiri katana(試斬刀)-TZ20130618


This katana was designed for tough tameshigiri(試斬 test cutting) for tatami and bamboo targets. the funcational blade hand forged-folded using T10 steel, we fallow traditional clay method to create differentially hardened hamon. This allows for edge holding and cutting ability while allowing the blade to absorb the shock of a blow. the finest koshirae are made from brass, quite durable for tough use. the saya black glossy lacquer finished with buffalo horn koiguchi, kurigata, kojiri. this should be a great shinken at reasonable price if you are looking for a katana that can be use to the rigors of cutting practice.

  • Forged and folded steel
  • Clay tempered hamon
  • Ready for tough cutting use
  • Without bohi
  • Powerful and durable
  • Full tang construction
  • Quality brass koshirae
  • Buffalo horn koiguchi, kurigata and kojiri
  • Customize order available


Blade shape:   Shinogi zukuri Blade length: 76cm(30")
Blade steel:  Folded steel Tsuka length: 28cm(11")
Blade construction:  Mono Tsukamaki: with hishi-gami
Blade polish:  Mirror polish Ito: Artificial silk-brwon
Hamon:  Real clay tempered hamon Samewaga: Panel

Bohi/Hi:  N/A

Samewaga color: White
Motohaba:   3.2cm Saya:  Black glossy




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