The Hota-Tegai Katana is part of SkyJiro Forge's Sempai Class of functional martial art grade Nihonto. Through dedicated research and development, the Hota-Tegai katana surpasses traditional steel in durability and resilience. The blade is fully hand-forged, hand shaped and hand polished to a mirror finish with Japanese water stones. The blade is constructed with top-grade folded .65% High Carbon steel. Differential clay tempering with genuine hamon adds stunning beauty to the crisp details of the 2200 layer steel. Skyjiro has mounted this katana in quality furniture, used genuine Same panels, and the saya has excellent lacquer quality with genuine water buffalo horn fittings.
Product Code: 5545
Brand: SkyJiro Forge
Blade Length: 28.4"
Blade Material: .65% High Carbon Folded Steel (2200 Layers)
Edge Type: Sharpened
Heat Treatment: Differential Clay Tempering
Tsuka Length: 10.5"
*Specs may vary slightly from piece to piece.
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The Hota-Tegai Katana Status
Date Changed: 2017-11-10 15:29:01.000 Current Status: Unavailable - Historical Reference Re-Release Date: Unknown - None Planned