Refined Katana – A Blend of Tradition and Expert Craftsmanship
Embrace the legacy of the samurai with this exquisite katana, a modern homage to the esteemed blades wielded by the storied warriors of ancient and feudal Japan. Renowned for their grace and power, katanas have captured the imagination with their distinctive curved silhouette, sharp single-edged blade, and meticulously crafted fittings.
Our katana surpasses a mere 24 inches in length, presenting a substantial 40.5-inch weapon that exemplifies the zenith of swordsmithing. This piece is not just a sword but an embodiment of martial elegance, crafted from high carbon Damascus steel known for its distinctive patterning reminiscent of flowing water.
Artisanal Blade Forging: Each blade is born of a rigorous process, involving a blend of high carbon steels. Eleven separate pieces of steel are painstakingly forged together, resulting in a blade that harmonizes toughness with enduring sharpness. The steel's resilience is evident in its Rockwell hardness rating of 55 to 56 HRC, balancing the fine line between a blade’s hardness and flexibility.
The superiority of our katana lies in its use of 1095 high carbon steel, the choice metal for producing resilient and enduring edges. This steel is celebrated for its .95% carbon content, offering the remarkable hardness required to maintain a keen edge through countless draws of the blade.
Handle and Sheath: The katana's handle is a work of art in itself, crafted from wood and fitted with brass bolsters for an unyielding grip and a timeless aesthetic. Complementing the blade is a wooden sheath, ensuring your katana is protected and display-ready.
- Overall Length: A commanding 40.5 inches
- Sheath: Crafted from wood, designed for durability and elegance
- Blade Material: High carbon Damascus steel, for strength and edge retention
- Tang: Full, ensuring maximum durability
- Handle Material: Wood, complemented by brass bolsters for superior handling
- Rockwell Hardness: 56-58 HRC, for the perfect balance of hardness and toughness
Discover the Damascus Steel Katana: Delve into the realm of the samurai with this Damascus steel katana, a modern representation of a legendary weapon. Ideal for collectors, martial artists, and history enthusiasts, this 40.5-inch sword isn't just an instrument of beauty; it's a testament to the martial heritage that continues to inspire awe and respect.
Whether displayed proudly in your collection or held in your hands, this katana doesn't just tell a story—it invites you to become a part of its ongoing legend.