This tachi sword is made of 1095 high carbon steel, clay tempered with a polished mirror-like surface. It is a very strong sword made with traditional methods, for multiple applications. The blade is repeatedly heat treated and hand forged to remove impurities. The clay temper process combines the characters of toughness and flexibility and results in a genuine hamon (temper line). The blade is full tang and hand sharpened, suitable for battle. The sword comes with a high quality tachi saya, silk ito, genuine same' (rayskin) and premium copper fittings. The saya is made of hard wood, painted with multiple layers, and fitted with tachi koshirae. This sword is a very good choice for dojo and iaido use, gifts, cutting practice, display, and collection. It is durable enough for tameshigiri, bamboo, bones, iron wire, etc. It is a stunning combination of beauty and functionality.
Clay Tempered 1095 High Carbon Steel High Quality Japanese Samurai Tachi Sword Features:
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