This tanto sword is specially designed for hunting and outdoor survival. It's a Japanese ninja sword style, with a hardwood handle and straight blade. The blade is in traditional honsanmai structure, it is forged with two different materials, 1095 high carbon steel and folded steel. The 1095 steel makes up the core while the outside is folded steel. After the sharpening work the 1095 is exposed to work as the cutting edge. The outside folded steel layer is folded 14 times before it is forged together with 1095 carbon steel. This is the traditional way of making a blade.The blade is full tang with hand engraved Mei(signature), it is fixed into tsuka (handle) with two mekugi pegs. It's easy to disassemble for maintenance. The sword is equipped with a leather sheath, silk ito, and copper fittings. It is a very good choice for outdoor activities such as hunting, hiking, jungle adventures and field survival. It is durable enough for cutting tameshigiri, bamboo, bones, and iron wire.
Hand Forged 1095 High Carbon Steel Tactical Straight Blade Tanto with Leather Sheath Features:
Shipping Weight: 2.2 Lbs