SH2417 Raptor Katana, Shobu Zukuri

SH2417 Raptor Katana, Shobu Zukuri

$292.00

“The Raptor Shobu-Zukuri (Iris Leaf) Katana blade has an elegant shape and powerful cutting ability. Notable for the absenc

Description

The Raptor Shobu-Zukuri (Iris Leaf) Katana blade has an elegant shape and powerful cutting ability. Notable for the absence of a Yokote transition, this blade design became popular during the Nanbokucho era (1336 ~1392 AD) and its popularity continued into the Muromachi period.Designed under the auspices of cutting master James Williams the Raptor Katana series has been crafted  by Paul Chen  for the cutting practitioner who does not necessarily have access to mats but who wishes to practice and perfect his cutting technique

Key Features:

  • 5160 Steel
  • Historical blade style
  • Designed by James Williams / Hanwei

Specifications:

  • Overall Length: 43″
  • Handle Length: 13″
  • Blade Length: 29″
  • Weight: 2lb 11oz
  • Blade Steel: 5160
  • Made in China by Paul Chen / Hanwei.

Additional information

Weight 5 lbs
©1997-2017 Bright Blades