Seller: swordmaker688 (3,668) 99.8%, Location: Long Quan, Ships to: Worldwide, Item: 120911042281 1060 High Carbon Steel Full Tang Blade Japanese Samurai Battle Ready Sword Katana ITEM DESCRIPTION Specifications: Overall Length: 40.9 inch /104 cm Nagasa Length: 27.8 inch / 70.5 cm Handle Length: 10.6 inch / 27cm Kissaki Shape: Chu-Kissaki Blade Shape: SHINOGI-ZUKURI Blade Material: 1060 High Carbon Steel Tsuba Material: High quality alloy Tsuba Blade Width (near Habaki): 1.26 inch / 3.2cm Blade Width (near Kissaki): 0.91 inch / 2.3cm Weight (with Saya ): 2.60 lbs / 1.18 kg (approximately) Weight (without Saya): 2.13 lbs / 0.96 kg (approximately) Saya Material:Hard wooden with black&red glossy finish Handle Material: Genuine Ray skin + Hard wooden Condition: Brand New This KATANA is hand forged and hand sharpened using Japanese methods to create a perfect blade. Fully functional and battle ready. The accessories of the sword are all authentic from the ray skin handle, to silk sage-o and nice fittings. This is the best sword you will find in the price range. Materials And Way Of Forge: Blade: The blade of the sword has been hand forged using the ancient method of sword making. Full hand forged, hand polished and hand sharpened. The blade was made of 1060 high carbon steel, and it has been laminated in a Maru style. The blade has long Hi (blood groove) on each side, This not only allows for a lighter blade and audible feedback when swung. but also can balance the blade to achieve optimal performance. The tip of the blade is a Chu Kissaki (medium length). This blade has been hand polished with multiple grade sharpen stone by Japanese method, which made the surface of the blade like a mirror, the blade is also very sharp. This blade comes with a full length Tang which greatly enhances the strength of the sword. this sword is strong enough to cut through a thick bamboo tree with a single strike yet sharp enough to slice paper. Tsuba: The Tsuba (guard) of the sword is made of alloy. The 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 a synthetic Ito. The Fuchi (sleeve) and Kashira (buttcap) are made of alloy. The Tang of the sword is secured by two Mekugi (peg). Two alloyed Menuki (ornament) are on each side of the Tsuka. Saya: The saya (sheath) of the sword is hard wooden with black&red glossy finish. A cord Sage-O has been tied around the bright copper Kurigaga (knob) of the scabbard. the Koiguchi has been hardened. This is a sharpened, super, truly battle ready Samurai sword very suitable for iaido and kendo superior. it is also allows you to make a collection of realistic, yet beautiful samurai sword, or to present one to your friend. Don't miss such a chance! NOTE: (1) A silk sword bag comes with the sword. but the wooden stand in below item pictures is NOT included. (2) if you need one wooden stand, please contact me, we will give you it for free, we hope you just provide us with the additional $12 for shipping. Click HERE to get wooden stand! (3) This Katana can be taken apart fully anytime for maintenance purposes, you can disassemble the sword from the handle by taking out two pegs. (4) Due to our swords are full hand made, so Specs will vary slightly from sword to sword. please understand. ITEM PICTURES CUSTOMIZE YOUR OWN SWORD Do you want an unique sword? Here you can get whatever you want. All our standard blades are available with customizable parts, where you can choose from a large array of fittings, Ito, Sageo and Saya. It is free to choose following parts instead of original ones! NO EXTRA CHARGES! We also can engrave your name, simple symbol or something else you like on the blade, it is also free!!! if you need to change some parts, please send me a message through your eBay messaging system before or after you purchase, sword will be made according to your required. TSUBAS FOR CHOOSING AT53----AT61 AT62----AT70 AT71----AT79 GENUINE RAY SKIN (SAMEGAWA) FOR CHOOSING SYNTHETIC SILK ITO AND SAGEO FOR CHOOSING SAYA FOR CHOOSING Why Buy From Us ? We are one of sword manufacturer in Long Quan China where is famous for sword making, All items selling on eBay are brand new from our factory, We are selling HANDMADE Chinese swords, Japanese swords and other crafts. We'll try to provide you with the great service and the best prices! COMPETITIVE PRICING We are not reseller, we are sword manufacturer, all the swords are from our factory, we are selling manufacturer price. 100% HANDMADE SWORDS We have many sword smiths in our factory, whose techniques are very exquisite. We GUARANTEE that our my swords are full hand forged, hand polished and hand sharpened, the quality is very great. LARGE SELECTION OF JAPANESE SWORDS AND CHINESE SWORDS We have large selection of Japanese swords and Chinese swords available online, most of them in stock and ready to ship. For Japanese swords, we have near all kind of Japanese swords, such as KATANA swords, WAKIZASHI swords, TANTO swords, NAGINATA swords, NINJA swords, SAKABATO swords and so on; For the Chinese swords, we have Chinese sword "DAO" and "JIAN". Here you can find what you want!!! EASY CUSTOMIZE YOUR OWN SWORDS All our standard blades are available with customizable parts, where you can choose from a large array of fittings, Ito, Sageo, Saya and other options. we also can customize the blades 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 like on the blade. one word, we can customize ANY blades you like!!! FAST SHIPPING AND SECURE PACKAGE Usually, we will ship your items within 1-2 business days, and we will use thick foam box to pack your swords, so please do not worry about long-distance transport. SHIPMENT NOTIFICATION WITH TACKING INFORMATION Once item shipped, we will send an email with tracking number to you via eBay messaging system, you can tracking your package any time. At the same time, we will keep tracking the status of your item until you receive the package. ::CATALOGUE:: Samurai Swords Shop By Blades Customized Swords Chinese Swords Accessories katana swords 1060 Steel Blade Line Sword Blades Chinese Sword "DAO" Sword Bags wakizashi swords 1095 Steel blade line Tsuba (Guard) Chinese Sword "JIAN" Display Stands ninja swords Folded steel blade line Saya (Sheath) Maintenance Kit Tanto swords clay tempered blades Tsuka (Handle) naginata swords full black blades Sakabato Swords Black&Red blades no-dachi swords Reverse-edged Blades tachi swords Top quality blades Shirasaya swords Japanese sword set PAYMENT Only PayPal is Accepted. Please keep in mind that eChecks through PayPal to be cleared by your bank before we can begin processing your order. Payment must be received within 10days after notification of total payment due. Unpaid auction wins will be forfeited and will be reported to eBay. If you purchase multiple items, you can combine all eligible items into 1 invoice and make a single payment for all items. and the shipping rate will be adjusted during checkout. SHIPPING Shipping Postage Destination Shipping Company Fees Delivery Period Tracking Status Australia China Post EMS free 5-7 business days YES United States& Canada China Post EMS free 5-9 business days YES Western Europe China Post EMS free 8-12 business days YES Shipping Policy Above postage to Western Europe only suitable for the following countries: Austria, Belgium, Finland, France, Germany, Ireland, Luxembourg, Malta, Norway, Portugal, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, UK Buyers from United States, Australia and Canada, Please do not worry about CUSTOMS, we can ship swords to you without any problem. NO need any permit. Customer from Germany and Italy need pay Custom duties. We can ship swords to most of countries, such as Argentina, Brazil, Poland, Czech, Peru, Mexico, Ukraine, Hungary, Israel, Jordan, Bulgaria, Estonia, Kuwait, Croatia, Romania and so on, please contact us before you purchase. Usually most of items are shipped within 2-3days upon payment verification. Customized swords are shipped within 3-5days. Special customized sword may need more time. We will only ship your order to the address that we received from eBay. If you need to change the shipping address, please contact us before item shipped. A tracking number will be sent to you through eBay messaging system. Combine shipping Full shipping is charged for the first item and 25% off postage for each additional item if you purchase more than 1 item. We do combine shipping. Please contact us to obtain correct rate charge before you pay, we will adjust it for you. TERMS & CONDITIONS You must be over 18 years to purchase our swords. 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