Hand Forged 1060 High Carbon Steel Black Blade Samurai Katana Sword
Black Blade Samurai Katana
A perfectly balanced katana, we have redesigned this weapon from the ground up to offer more durability and functionality than ever before. Etched with our specialized oxidation process, the black bladed katana is complemented by a hand lacquered marbled hardwood sheath. Explore customization options for this color treated blade here.
Black Sword Features
Traditional blades from Swords of Northshire use ancient Japanese forging techniques that result in strong, battle-ready katanas for any purpose. Whether you’re using this katana for dojo practice or display, you can expect it to meet our highest quality standards including:
- Hand Forging & Polishing
- 1060 High Carbon Steel
- White Lacquered & Painted Hardwood Saya
- Solid Alloy Fittings
- Genuine Ray Skin & Silk Wrapped Tsuka
- Secured with Two Bamboo Mekugi
- Free Optional Signature Engraving
You can customize your black bladed katana with a sheath cord, handle wrap, and underwrap in a color of your choice. Since each sword is individually handmade, crafting time and specifications may vary slightly. Expect craft time to take between one to two weeks.
- Blade Length: 27.9"
- Handle Length: 10.6"
- Overall Length: 40.9"
- Width Near Handle: 1.24"
- Thickness Near Handle: 0.30"
- Point of Balance: 5" from Tsuba
- Weight (Without Saya): 2.2 lbs.
- Weight (With Saya): 2.6 lbs.
- Hardness (HRC): 54
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