This sword is made of 9260 spring steel with a polished mirror-like surface. The blade is repeatedly heat treated and hand forged to remove impurities, which gives it strength and flexibility. After sharpening, the blade is etched with an oxidation process to give the surface it's red color. The blade is full tang, functional and battle ready. The sword comes with silk sageo/ito, genuine same' (rayskin), premium brass fittings, and a red and black crackle hardwood saya. This sword is a very good choice for dojo and iaido use, gifts, cutting practice, display, and collection. It is durable enough for cutting tameshigiri, bamboo, bones, iron wire, etc.
Hand Forged 9260 Spring Steel Red Blade Samurai Katana Sword Features:
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