This sword is specially designed for outdoor survival, plain but functional. The blade is made of 1095 high carbon steel. It was hand forged by following the traditional method to remove impurities, which makes the blade strong and flexible. The blade is full tang with hand engraved Mei (signature), it is fixed into the tsuka (handle) with copper rivets. The sword is equipped with a black matte hardwood saya, nylon sageo/ito and iron fittings. It is a very good choice for outdoor activities, such as hunting, hiking, jungle adventures and field survival, etc. It is durable enough for cutting tameshigiri, bamboos, bones, and iron wire
Hand Forged 1095 High Carbon Steel Tactical Outdoor Field Survival Wakizashi Features:
Blade Length: 19.7"
Width Near Handle: 1.24"
Thickness Near Handle: 0.30"
Point of Balance: 3" from tsuba
Weight (Without Saya): 1.6 lbs
Weight (With Saya): 1.9 lbs
Hardness (HRC): 60
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