The Basic Katana Sword line is made especially for beginners or for those who just need a beautiful object to expose. Despite the low price, the quality and durability of these Samurai Katana Swords reflect perfectly the needs of the Martial Arts practitioner. The Koshirae are made of iron, brass and aluminium alloy (for Fuchi and Kashira) and blades are made of 1045 high carbon steel. Tsuka core and Saya are made of hardwood. Tsuka Ito is made of synthetic cotton wrapped on real ray skin.