The Thaitsuki Sokueto Hondachi Katana (KTN5) is a fully functional premium Japanese sword and not a replica, it’s hand forged blade is extremely sharp
100% Handmade Premium Katana – Includes Sword Bag, Stand, Maintenance Kit and Signed Certificate!
All swords produced by the family run Thaitsuki Forge are 100% handmade with the highest standards and attention to detail. Thaitsuki craftsmen and artisans have served for years in apprenticeship under the master sword smith, Mr. Sivarat.
Each sword is created following the same traditional methods. From the perfectly wrapped Ito, to the handcrafted Kashira, Menuki, Tsuba and Fuchi, each piece is made with the highest quality materials by skilled craftsmen that specialize and take pride in their art.
The Habaki, Menuki, Fuchi and Kashira are hand crafted from 98 % pure quality silver. The Tsuka is skillfully wrapped with high grade Japanese silk and only high grade genuine ray skin is used.
The Saya is built in two layers, with a hardwood outer layer and softwood inner layer that contacts the blade. Each saya is hand crafted to custom fit each individual sword, then finished with multiple coats of hand rubbed lacquer. The Koiguchi is genuine black horn.
Each full tang blade is perfectly balanced and hand forged from high grade, high carbon Japanese steel.
Every Thaitsuki sword comes with it’s own serial number and certificate from Thaitsuki Nihonto so you can trace it back to when and by whom it was made. Each sword is handmade with handcrafted fittings,so no two swords will be ever be exactly alike.
Each is it’s own, one of a kind, work of art.
The Sokueto Hondachi Katana KTN5 is a fully functional Japanese sword and not a replica, it is considered a weapon and it is extremely sharp. Featuring a hand forged high carbon Japanese steel blade it can easily cut 4″ thick bamboo with single stroke.
The blade finish and traditional handcrafted silver furniture on this heirloom quality katana are truly amazing and will impress even the seasoned sword collector.
Blade Collar (Habaki) silver 92.5%
Braid (Tsuka ito) : Ivory silk from Japan
Scabbard (Saya) : Dried CHUMPA light weight wood
Guard (Tsuba) : Copper guard fire blow stick with silver shi-shi
Ornament (Menuki) Silver 95.5%
Peg (Mekugi) : 2 units Pradoo Hard wood
Scabbard cord (Sageo) : Ivory silk from Japan
Spacers (Seppa) : Silver 92.5% and Brass
Handle (Tsuka) : Teng hard wood wrapped with genuine rayskin
Includes sword bag, sword stand, maintenance kit and signed certificate
Weight: 2 1/2 pounds
You must be at least 18 to order this sharpened, battle ready katana