27", 28" & 29" Carbon Steel Iaito.
1045 Unsharpened Carbon Steel Iaito
Carbon Steel, Hand Polished, Unsharpened.
Heat Forged, Water Quenched
27", 28" or 29"
2 lbs 3 oz to 2lbs 6 oz
Steel Shura Tsuba Set
(past habaki and tsuba into the tsuka)
Colored Real Ray Skin Panel Wrap
Glossy Lacquered Medium Hardwood
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This is our
delux varient of the 1045 Carbon steel iaito!! Difference between
our standard (type 8) and the delux version is mainly in the tsuka
and tsuba. Full details of the differences will be listed at the
end of this page.
It is constructed
in exactly the same way a carbon steel katana is... only blunted
on the cutting edge. Hand forged, hand polished, full length nakago
(tang), double mekugi (retaining pin). Perfect for those that want
to practice kata using an iaito with the weight of a katana.
Here is the
overall apparence of the sword. Sori, polish, weight... everything
exactly the same as a standard katana.
is identical to that of a real steel katana with double retaining
is a 1045 carbon steel blade so maintanence is identical to that
of a regular katana.
bo-hi, and even the etched hamon resemble a standard katana. The
last photo is a head on shot of the edge and is meant to illustrate
the blunted edge. (Though blunted to reduce the risks of injuries,
this sword can still be dangerous and should be handled as if it
a live blade).
simple and standard blackened steel. Tsuba is an elegant and very
durable Shura tsuba.
between the Type 8 Iaito (Classic) and the Delux version is in the
tsuka and tsuba.
- Uses black
colored same skin and brown ito wrapping
- Ito material
has less stretch and a tighter feeling wrap
- Tsuba is
a stronger Shura Steel Tsuba instead of the alloy tsuba
A basic sword
with the standard weight, dimensions, strength, construction of a
carbon steel katana and perfect for iai practices. Can also be used
for stage and film purposes...
1045 Carbon Steel Iaito - Available in 27", 28", and 29" Version
Sale Price: $189.99
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Delux Carbon Steel Iaito is constructed of through hardened 1045 carbon steel
as with our Type 8. The Delux version also uses a new tsuka core with harder wood
and channels carved in for the same skin to be seated in... Thereby resulting
in a more oval feeling grip. This version also uses black colored same skin and
a new upgraded brown ito that has less stretch and a better feeling wrap.
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Carbon Steel Iaito - 27 Inch blade |
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