This katana is sharp and suitable for Battodo and Tameshigiri/ PERFECT FOR CUTTING TATAMI OMOTE It’s suitable for cutting tatami (wet straw) and paper, NOT for harder targets like Bamboo For harder targets we suggest any Superior Katana Sword KAKE AS A GIFT YOU CAN CHOOSE BETWEEN YA44 AND YA51
Beech wood – it’s heavier and harder comparing to the red oak wood, its surface is thick and uniform. The colour is light, veining is straight and there are only few knots. It’s quite flexible and its resistance to impact is better than the one of the red oak, being a very compact and firm wood.
Traditional Hakama in mix cotton 8 OZ- black colour Perfect for Aikido, Kendo, Iaido, Naginatado, Katori Shinto Ryu practice If you want to return the Hakama you MUST NOT REMOVE the white stitching that holds down the folds otherwise we won’t refund you