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Tsunami Katana 

The Great wave katana is stylized with the renowned Tomoe motif. The tsuba, fuchi, & kashira are made of black iron and marked with the Tomoe crest (mon). The blades are hand-forged from T10 high-carbon steel and are differentially tempered using traditional claying methods. The temper line (hamon) is evident and prominent. Each piece has a deeply lacquered black saya with a one-piece brass habaki construction. Real ray skin (same) is used on the tsuka, and the tsuka-ito and sageo are made of premium woven Japanese black cotton. The katana is constructed with a large o-kissaki and are ideal for cutting exercises (tameshigiri).

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  • Tomoe mon theme Fuchi/Kashira
  • Black Tomoe mon Raiden tsuba
  • Black cotton tsuka ito
  • Genuine same (rayskin) inlay
  • Black gloss saya
  • Forged high carbon steel blade
  • 0-kissaki (large)
  • Differentially tempere
  • This katana is hand made and each is unique - size and weight will vary
  • Blade length:  28"
  • Handle length:   11 1/2"
  • Overall length:  40 1/2"
  • Weight:  2lbs 10 oz
  • Point of Balance:  5"
  • Width at Guard:  1.27"
  • Width at Tip:  .95"
  • Thickness at Guard:  .30"
  • Thickness at Tip:  .25"
  • Sori:  3/4"
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