The blade of the sword has been constructed by through folded steel with 13 times folding to create the 8192 layers, which cast flexibility and hardness of the blade in a large degree. the visible tenuous undulating grain on the blade was resulted from folded repeatedly during forging. The blade has been treated with a clay covering, applied to the entire sword except the cutting edge. The blade is heated and quenched in spring water. The combination of the quenching and the clay cover cre..
This Katana sword is made of folded Steel with a polished mirror-like surface. 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 has been folded 13 times with 8192 layers, and a special clay is applied to the blade by hand, using a thin covering near the edge and a thicker layer over the rest of the blade. this results in a relatively quicker cooling of the edge during quenching, producing a hard ed..