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Practical Plus Tanto

hand-forged high-carbon steel
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CAS / Hanwei
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The Practical Plus Tanto (SH2259) provides a very economical cutting tanto, but uses more traditional fittings and construction methods. The blade is hand-forged high-carbon steel and differentially tempered using a traditional claying method (HRC 60 edge, HRC 40 spine) with a medium (chu) kissaki.

The temper line (hamon) is evident and prominent. The Practical Plus Tanto uses a flat black saya and a black Japanese cotton sageo. The tsuka has genuine ray skin (same) and the tsuka-ito is black synthetic leather for better gripping qualities.

The antiqued fittings on this set are decorated in a Japanese dogwood motif with a beautiful antiqued black sunburst tsuba. A great econimcal tanto with fantastic quality.

* High Carbon Blade

* Economical

* Authentic Design

  • HANDLE LENGTH: 4 1/4
  • OVERALL LENGTH: 16 1/2
  • WEIGHT: 13oz
  • THICKNESS: .230

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Practical plus tanto
Peter mills (Australia ) 6/17/2017 5:24 AM
Love this tanto dangerously sharp!