Immerse yourself in the legacy of the samurai with our premium Katana Sword, a symbol of the martial prowess and honor of feudal Japan's elite warriors. This exceptional piece is not just a weapon but a work of art, embodying the zenith of Japanese sword-making craftsmanship. The katana is renowned for its beautiful curvature, single-edged blade, and the intricate balance between lethality and artistry, making it a prized possession for collectors and martial artists alike.
Crafted with meticulous care, this katana stretches 40.5 inches in length, with its blade forged from high carbon Damascus steel, known for its distinctive patterns reminiscent of flowing water. This steel is not only visually striking but also ensures unparalleled sharpness and durability. The choice of brass for the bolsters adds a touch of elegance and contrast, enhancing the overall aesthetic appeal.
At the heart of this katana is the use of 1095 steel, the pinnacle of high carbon steels with a carbon content of .95%. This composition allows for an exceptionally hard blade, achieving a Rockwell hardness of 56-58 HRC. The edge retention of this sword is superior, ensuring that it remains razor-sharp through extensive use. However, the true genius in its construction lies in the clay tempering process. By applying clay along the spine and not the edge, the swordsmiths create a blade that combines a hard, razor-sharp edge with a spine that is more flexible and resilient to impact, a hallmark of traditional Japanese sword-making.
Overall Length: 40.5 inches, a majestic size that reflects both its ceremonial significance and practical use in battle.
Sheath: A wooden sheath accompanies the sword, not only for protection but also as a statement of its traditional heritage.
Blade Material: The blade is forged from Damascus steel, enriched with 1095 high carbon content, ensuring strength, durability, and a visually stunning appearance.
Tang: The sword features a full tang, providing balance and structural integrity, essential for a weapon of this caliber.
Handle: Crafted from wood, the handle is designed for a comfortable, two-handed grip, allowing for precise control and maneuverability.
Rockwell Hardness: Rated at 56-58 HRC, indicating the blade's exceptional hardness and edge retention capabilities.
This katana is more than a weapon; it is a testament to the samurai spirit, blending lethal efficiency with unmatched beauty. Whether for display, collection, or martial practice, this katana offers a connection to the storied past of the samurai, making it a treasured addition to any collection.