Made as a companion piece for Hanwei's  Practical Plus Katana (SH2073) and Tanto (SH2259), the Wakizashi features an edge-tempered high carbon forged steel blade with a prominent hamon, genuine Same (Rayskin) on the Tsuka, and a handle wrap (Tsuka-Ito) specially developed for its gripping qualities. The fittings of the Practical Plus are decorated in a Japanese Dogwood motif with dragon menuki, and the handsome Tsuba is of an iron "sunburst" design with a brass habaki.

 

Made by Hanwei.

 

Overall: 27 1/4"
Blade Length: 20"
Handle Length: 6 3/4"
Weight: 1lb 10oz
Point of Balance: 3 1/2"
Width at Guard: 1.10"
Width at Tip: .75"
Thickness at Guard: .28"
Thickness at Tip: .21"
Sori: 1/2"
Blade Steel: 1566

Specs will vary slightly
from piece to piece.

Hanwei Practical Plus Wakizashi - SH2118

SKU: SH2118
£319.20Price
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