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How to choose a blade

How to choose a blade

zhang 27/02/2018 0
How to choose a Blade There are many types of Japanese swords that differ by size, shape, field of application and method of manufacture. Some of the more commonly known types of Japanese swords are the katana, wakizashi, odachi, tachi.  Get a blade made of carbon steel if you want to occasionally use it. A sword made from stainless steel is almost...
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Blade Shape Styles

Blade Shape Styles

Mr Yao 25/03/2016 6
SHINOGI-ZUKURI  The most general style for TACHI/KATANA and WAKIZASHI (long swords).    1) The ridge line (shinogi) is in normal height.    2) The ridge line is higher.     HIRA-ZUKURI  The most general style for TANTO.       SHOBU-ZUKURI  It is like SHINOGI-ZUKURI, but without YOKOTE line.          KIRIHA-ZUKURI  Usually in the case of the blades ...
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