This katana is made by Hanwei in the Practical Plus series. The blade of this katana is handmade of folded steel and has a hamon finish. The back of this katana has a 40 HRC hardness and the cutting edge is 60 HRC. The grip is wrapped round with same (shagreen) and Japanese cotton. The decorations are made in the Japanese flower style (Cornus kousa).
This katana is 101,6 cm long with a 71,12 cm blade and a grip of 27,94 cm. It weighs 1566 grams.
This item is produced in limited quantities only. This means that every piece is unique. Sizes & finish may vary lightly from piece to piece.