The Blade Of The Sword Has Been Hand Forged Using The Ancient Method Of Sword Making. Full Hand Forged, Hand Polished And Hand Sharpened Work. The Blade Of The Sword Has Been Hand Forged And Quenched Using Diferential Hardening, In The Same Methods As Traditional Japanese Sword In The Traditional hon-sanmai Structure. The Sword Is High Class For Collection!!
The back Of The Blade Is Made Of soft Iron To Absorb And Distribute Impact, The outer Sides Are Made Of Forged AISI 1060 Carbon Steel Folded 10 Times Generating 1024 Layers In The Steel. And Most Important Is The Edge Which Forged Of AISI 1095 High Carbon Stell O. 95% Carbon, 59HRC, Making A Very Hard And Razor Sharp Edge. This Blade Is Clay Tempered And Quenched With A Real Forged choji Hamon, Then Polished And Sharpened By 14 Different Process. The Choji Hamon Pattern Is Done By Differential Hardening With Clay Temper.
The Hardening Process Is Made By Utilizing A Special Clay On The Edge, So It Gets A Different Temperature And Cools In Different Time Than The Rest Of The Blade, Becoming Harder And Quenching The Blade When It Is Cooled in oil. It Is A Very Complex Technique, As If Not Properly Executed The Blade Will Break. The Fire Can't Be Too Warm Or Cold, Only A Good Swordsmith Knows The Exact Temperature. The Blade Then Get Its Shape With A Beautiful Hamon Hada And Martensite (Grains) On Its Surface.
This Way The Edge Can Be Very Hard And The Mune -The Spine Of The Sword- Softer Giving It An Excelent Toughness. The Perfect Combination Of A Hard Edge With The Increased Sori (Curvature Of The Blade) With A Strong Mune, Enables This High Quality Blade To Easily Cut Through Tatami, Straw Mats Or Bamboo For Tameshigiri.
This Blade Has A Full Length Tang Which Greatly Enhances The Strength Of The Sword. The Back Of Blade Has The Shinogi-Zukuri Shape And With chu-Kissaki And Diamond-Shaped Yokoto; It Is Well Defined With The Hamon Going All The Way Through The Boshi. The hon-sanmai Tradional Lamination Stule Utilizes Three Different Steels And Iron To Better Distribute Impact Throughout The Blade, Making A MUCH More Resilent Blade. Each Part Of The Blade Is Made With Steels Of Specific Properties To Achieve This End.The Edge Is Made Of High Carbon Steel, To Be Very Hard And Achieve Impressive Sharpness. The Core, Is Made Of Iron To Absorb Impact Energy. The outer Sides Are Made Of Folded Steel Both For A Great Apearance And To Increase The Blade's Resistance To Bending. Koshirae: The Tsuba (guard), Fuchi (sleeve) and Kashira (buttcap) of the sword is made of carbon steel.
The handmade Habiki (blade collar) is a one piece brass construction. Two Seppas (spacer) secure the Tsuba. Tsuka: The Tsuka (handle) core is wooden and it is tightly wrapped over genuine Ray skin (Samegawa) with leather Ito wrapped. The full Tang of the sword is secured by two Mekugi (peg).You can unassembled the blade from the handle by taking out 2 pegs. Two tiger Menuki (ornament) are on each side of the Tsuka. Saya: The Saya (Sheath) Made Of Real Hardwooden Finished High Quality Japanese Lacquer Work Be shine. A High Quality red color Silk Sage-O Has Been Tied Around The Kurigata (Knob) Of The Sheath. The Saya Fixed Real Horn Of The Koiguchi + Knob+kojiri of saya. For customized items products that have been personalized with special orders, the return will not be accepted, unless the product was the wrong specification from what was ordered. In terms of cancellation on custom orders, we may accept it only if there are unavoidable circumstances. Restricted or prohibited import goods vary in county. Importing swords regardless of sharpened or unsharpened may be prohibited by your country. We are sale handmade CN swords, JP swords and other crafts weapons etc. We'll try to provide you with best service and best prices! All items we sell are Brand New from my factory. We'll try to provide you with the great service, best prices and best quality. St-nihonto offer customization options All our standard blades are available with customization options, where you can choose from our options. We also can customization the blade's shape or structure for you if you give us detailed specifications, in addition, in order to make your sword more unique, we can engrave your name, simple symbol or something else you want on the blade. Anyway, we can customize ANY blades!!!
The item "JAPANESE SAMURAI KATANA GUARD SWORD CLAY TEMPERED HON-SANMAI BLADE FULL TANG" is in sale since Saturday, August 1, 2015. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Knives, Swords & Blades\Swords & Sabers\Asian\Japanese". The seller is "sheng-sword" and is located in long quan .This item can be shipped worldwide.