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Practical Plus Series Katana Hanwei SH2073


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Practical Plus Series Katana Hanwei SH2073. Practical samurai sword from Hanwei. Overall: 40 1/2", functional katana sword, HRC60 edge, HRC40 back, sunburst design.

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Hanwei Practical Plus Katana

Hanwei sword model: SH2073.

The Practical Plus Katana from Hanwei provides a very economical cutting sword as dependable as the Practical Katana (SH1070), but using more traditional fittings and construction methods. The blade is forged and differentially hardened in the traditional claying method with a prominent hamon. The Practical Plus katana features genuine Same (Rayskin) on the Tsuka, with a wrap (Tsuka-Ito) specially developed for its gripping qualities. The long tang is double-pegged for security. The fittings of the Practical Plus katana are decorated in a Japanese Dogwood motif with dragon menuki, and the handsome Tsuba is of an iron "sunburst" design with a brass habaki.

High carbon forged blade

Fully functional

Differential tempering

Hanwei Practical Plus Katana features

Overall: 40 1/2"
Blade Length: 27 1/4"
Handle Length: 12 1/4"
Weight: 2lb 5oz
Point of Balance: 5 1/2"
Width at Guard: 1.21"
Width at Tip: .90"
Thickness at Guard: .28"
Thickness at Tip: .21"
Sori: 3/4"

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