Hanwei Wind and Thunder Katana SH5001. Samurai katana designed specifically for the martial artist who needs a sword to meet the demands of heavy target cutting.
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The Katana of the Wind and Thunder set is designed specifically for the martial artist who needs a sword to meet the demands of heavy target cutting.
The Katana features a heavier and thicker blade with traditional furniture and fittings.
The Raiden tsuba is crafted in black iron and the fuchi and kashira feature a Tomoe motif.
The tsuka is wrapped in genuine same (ray skin) and the tsuka-ito is premium Japanese black cotton. The saya is finished in a traditional black laquer with a black cotton sageo.
The Katana is an excellent choice for batto-jutsu practitioners.
See models SH5024 and SH5003 for the Wind and Thunder Wakizashi and Tanto.
Wind and Thunder Katana features
Thick & Heavy Blade
Hand-forged High Carbon Steel Blade
Great for Tameshigiri
Blade Length: 29 1/2"
Handle Length: 11 3/4"
Weight: 3lb 5oz
Point of Balance: 7"
Width at Guard: 1.37"
Width at Tip: 1.18"
Thickness at Guard: .35"
Thickness at Tip: .3"
Excellent katana sword for a heavy target cutting.