Clay Tempered Tanto - 1095 Carbon Steel
Clay Tempered Tanto - 1095 Carbon Steel
Clay Tempered Tanto - 1095 Carbon Steel
Clay Tempered Tanto - 1095 Carbon Steel
Clay Tempered Tanto - 1095 Carbon Steel
Clay Tempered Tanto - 1095 Carbon Steel

Clay Tempered Tanto - 1095 Carbon Steel

Regular price $274.89



All blades are custom and hand made by expert smiths specifically for you. Because of this, there may be a small variation in measurements.

We're so confident ours will be the best blade you own, if it's not we'll give you a 110% refund.

The blade is folded 15 times for a total of 32768 layers

This blade uses 1095 carbon steel and hence requires proper upkeep. Not recommended for the novice.

Blades are delivered sharpened and battle ready.

Product does not include stand.

Clay tempering gives a sword both flexibility and hardness. Heat treating is what the overall process is called, when you take a piece metal and use heat to craft it into the blade that you want. It consists of three steps – annealing, hardening and tempering.

 

Overall Length     52cm/20.5"

Blade Length        31cm / 12.2"

Handle Length      15.5cm/6.1"

Blade Width          3.2cm/1.25"

Blade Thickness   0.7cm/0.28"

Blade Material       1095 Carbon Steel, Clay Tempered

Tsuba                      Alloy Tsuba

Habaki and Seppa       High Grade Brass

Fuchi and Kashira      Alloy

Menuki                   Alloy

Ito                           Synthetic Silk

Sageo                    Synthetic Silk

Rayskin                 Genuine Rayskin

Saya                        Hard wood

Approximate Weight     1500g (3.31 lbs)

Tang                      Full Tang